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The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
The Ethics of Abandoning Software
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  • 1. The Ethics of Abandoning SoftwareSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 2. Hi.Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 3. I abandon software.Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 4. I abandoned OAuth.Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 5. But it wasn’t that bad.Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 6. The Life and Times of SoftwareSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 7. 1. The Writing (Starting)Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 8. Motivations for Writing SoftwareSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 9. Scratch an ItchSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 10. $$$Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 11. Self-PromotionSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 12. 2. The ReleasingSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 13. Motivations for Releasing SoftwareSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 14. Scratch an ItchSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 15. Scratch an ItchSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 16. No ReasonSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 17. GoodwillSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 18. Self-PromotionSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 19. Recruiting ToolSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 20. 3. The MaintainingSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 21. Motivations for Maintaining SoftwareSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 22. Scratch an ItchSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 23. CommunitySunday, April 10, 2011
  • 24. $$$Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 25. Demonstration of ResponsibilitySunday, April 10, 2011
  • 26. Examine Your MotivationsSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 27. 4. The EndSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 28. It happens in stages.Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 29. Initial Burst of MotivationSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 30. No Longer Necessary (to me)Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 31. DisinterestSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 32. Denial & NeglectSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 33. AcceptanceSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 34. Letting Go Moving OnSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 35. Put It to Rest GracefullySunday, April 10, 2011
  • 36. Bless a Migration PathSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 37. Identify a SuccessorSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 38. Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 39. This is happening and it’s getting worse. Why?Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 40. Proliferation of PlatformsSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 41. Proliferation of DevelopersSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 42. Ease of SharingSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 43. The ConsequencesSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 44. What to do?Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 45. ‣ CommunicateSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 46. ‣ Communicate ‣ Be HonestSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 47. ‣ Communicate ‣ Be Honest ‣ Be DeliberateSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 48. File BugsSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 49. Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 50. Write Thorough READMEsSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 51. Include DocumentationSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 52. Provide a LicenseSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 53. Clearer SignalingSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 54. Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 55. Resign Authoritative StatusSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 56. Dependency Tracking ‣ *.gemspec, Gemfile ‣ setup.py ‣ package.jsonSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 57. Highlight StalenessSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 58. Liveliness Metrics ‣ Mailing List Activity ‣ Committer Diversity ‣ Issue Movement ‣ Fork VolumeSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 59. More SignalsSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 60. Encourage Organizations over RepositoriesSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 61. Highlight Team InvolvementSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 62. Data MiningSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 63. Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 64. Expand the Watcher RelationshipSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 65. The Secret Power of the Network GraphSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 66. Relationship StatusSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 67. ‣ (proof-of-concept) ‣ (demo) ‣ (maintained) ‣ (in-use) ‣ (formerly-in-use)Sunday, April 10, 2011
  • 68. ‣ CommunicateSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 69. ‣ Communicate ‣ Be HonestSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 70. ‣ Communicate ‣ Be Honest ‣ Be DeliberateSunday, April 10, 2011
  • 71. ‣ Communicate ‣ Be Honest ‣ Be Deliberate ‣ Be OKSunday, April 10, 2011

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