Post tagged: Open Source

OpenStack, Meritocracy and Diversity

These days, any time I reach for the word "meritocracy" when I want to explain something about OpenStack's technical community and its governance, I give pause.

Clearly, in some circles, the concept of "meritocracy" has been seriously discredited and represents a system whereby elites perpetuate their power by tilting ...

The OpenSSL License

At least twice previously I've gone off and figured out what this whole
OpenSSL GPL incompatibility thing is all about and, in pretty short
order, completely forgotten the details again. Well, this time I've
written
it down
so I won't forget.