Learning Resources in FLOSS

2,177 views

Published on

Short outline on the Learning Resources at Free / Libre Open Source Software communities

Published in: Economy & Finance, Technology
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
2,177
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
33
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
63
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Learning Resources in FLOSS

  1. 1. <ul><ul><li>Learning Resources in FLOSS </li></ul></ul>“ Learning the Open Source way – the FLOSS approach”                       
  2. 2. <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>So, how is it in FLOSS? And what might be relevant?
  3. 3. <ul><li>The community factor </li></ul>Apache community – Source Faz.net, Author unknown <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>A large variety of information spaces </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>FLOSS Community Places (source http://innovationcreators.com/wp/?p=70
  5. 5. <ul><li>Individual learning, community support,... </li></ul>Learning is happening... <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>... product development, or off topic socialisation spaces </li></ul>... in a larger context... <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>... provided by and for the community </li></ul>... and a larger community 117 new members within 4h41m <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Community support services </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>User help user; a double gain where both learn; lurkers welcome
  9. 9. <ul><li>Where community support meets content production </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>Providing support leads to the production of knowledge bases that serve as a base for the production of instructional materials and help in definition of product requirements and improvement
  10. 10. <ul><li>Where community support meets content production </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Where community support meets content production </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>Don't produce if you can re-use!
  12. 12. <ul><li>Where community support meets content production </li></ul>The different roles of bugs: nasty evil and community builder <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Where community support meets content production </li></ul>The value of feedback and discourse – anyone asked for further bugs? <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Developer the small core of the community </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Types of content – it's not only bugs </li></ul>... but it seems to be simple and yet working out <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>Types of content – it's not only bugs </li></ul>...and it's not about state-of-the-art technology, but...? <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>Types of content – it's not only bugs </li></ul>... and it's produced by the help of EVERYONE <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>Types of content – it's not only bugs </li></ul>... and under current reconsideration of processes and structures <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>Types of content – it's not only bugs </li></ul>... but it records and displays the most basic questions, answers and the way towards them – so they can be re-used by others <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Re-use – benefit from what others did and experienced </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>... code, materials, templates, tutorials, discussions, reflections, problem solving processes and solutions, ...
  21. 21. <ul><li>Reviewed by peers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>... for core contributions, individual modifications or on other occasions
  22. 22. <ul><ul><li>Learning the open source way – the floss approach </li></ul></ul>Visit also our “Virtual & On-Campus Summer University” taking place from July to September 2007. at www.flosscom.net http://wiki.ubuntu.com/flosscom http://launchpad.net/flosscom Contact: [email_address] or [email_address]

×