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Power of Communities, Stephane Ducasse, ESUG 2010, Barcelona.

Power of Communities, Stephane Ducasse, ESUG 2010, Barcelona.

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  • 1. Powerful communities Stéphane Ducasse
  • 2. Expectations Patterns and anti patterns
  • 3. What can we expect?
  • 4. A lot!
  • 5. Look at Seaside, wikipedia
  • 6. Sharing is positive energy
  • 7. Participating is rewarding and fun
  • 8. When is the last time you freely learn something for free?
  • 9. Some observations
  • 10. Communication is key Be transparent No private emails
  • 11. Really alone?
  • 12. More
  • 13. A lot more
  • 14. Feature X does not work You turn around during weeks You ramble... But may be this is just that feature X is not the way you think it is
  • 15. Solution: Communicate Ask/report nicely May be this is real problem? May be you were wrong? But ask/report and you will know
  • 16. Mails
  • 17. Mailing-lists auto saturate Too many mails kills communication
  • 18. Write **short** mails
  • 19. Don’t break a thread! One thread one topic
  • 20. Is that mail any “useful”? fun is allowed :)
  • 21. Try to answer to the point and not aside :)
  • 22. There is no such a thing as “I want that”, “the maintainer of that package should do that”
  • 23. Report a bug which system which version can we reproduce it get a unit test
  • 24. Companies!? If you rely on a software system how do you expect it to magically get better?
  • 25. Wishful thinking or acting Participate to bounty Participate by giving some of your time
  • 26. Most of the fixes are trivial 85% of bugs are trivial Focus on them!
  • 27. Don’t keep your fixes on your harddisc!
  • 28. Join this is fun!