Constitutional Dynamics of the Open Source Software Development

Kaisla Jukka

    Publikation: Working paperForskning

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    Abstrakt

    This paper maintains that the nature of conventions and social contracts among the software developing community have been decisive in the open source software development. It will be explained that purposeful design has played a minor role in the overall success of open source projects, such as Linux operating system.
    OriginalsprogEngelsk
    UdgivelsesstedKøbenhavn
    UdgiverInstitut for Industriøkonomi og Virksomhedsstrategi, Handelshøjskolen i København
    Antal sider18
    ISBN (Trykt)8778690773
    StatusUdgivet - maj 2001
    NavnWorking Paper / Department of Industrial Economics and Strategy. Copenhagen Business School
    Nummer2001-12
    ISSN1398-7461

    Emneord

    • Software
    • Softwareudvikling

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