Tilting at Windows. Why rejecting Microsoft’s OSS contributions is counter-productive

Posted by KernelShepard on May 7, 2010 1:17 PM EDT
451 CAOS Theory; By Matt Aslett
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Yesterday I had a look at the response of the Joomla! community to the news that Microsoft had signed the Joomla! Contributor Agreement and was contributing code to the content management project. You probably won’t be surprised to find that some people don’t like the idea. The speed and vehemence of their rejection of Microsoft’s involvement in the project is entirely predictable, but none the less depressing for that.

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One truly huge contribution made by Windows Bob_Robertson 5 1,155 May 10, 2010 8:35 AM
How else will they embrace, extend and extinguish? tharik 1 965 May 7, 2010 6:40 PM

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