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How To Kill A Community

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This presentation proposes an overall approach to community development, a step-by-step guide for community development, tips on specific community issues, and a set of tools for project leaders who are willing to organize, build and sustain an OSS community. This presentation includes concrete examples and real life use cases.

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How To Kill A Community

  1. 1. How to kill an Open Source Community? !"#$%&'()*+,-.,/ 0")1"(2+3%2%4"$*+51%)'"2%+.(6"& 7(%81%2"21*+9(:'%$+0%;<2
  2. 2. Pirate hint #1 •+.%&14(:1+%21'8&("&=+>+?4%%+%@)4%&&(<2 •+A4%B%21+<)%2+C(&:8&&(<2&+"6<81+B(&(<2+>+&14"1%3D •+-%B%4+&%%E+=%=6%4&+B(%F&+>+<)(2(<2&
  3. 3. Pirate hint #2 •+5%1+8)+&14(:1+6DG$"F&+>+4(3(C+)4<:%&&%& •+H&1"6$(&'+"+&14<23+1<)GC<F2+)4(B($%3%C+<4(%21%C+ :<==82(1D •+5I:E+1<+<2%+68&(2%&&+=<C%$+>+2%B%4+:'"23%+(1+ F'"1%B%4+="D+'"))%2
  4. 4. Pirate hint #3 •+/B<(C+)"4I:()"I<2+?4<=+:<==82(1D+=%=6%4&+ 1<+"2D+C%:(&(<2+="E(23+)4<:%&& •+H2&84%+1'"1+:<==82(:"I<2J+C(&&%=(2"I<2+>+ )4<=<I<2+(2(I"IB%+4%K8(4%&+D<84+C%&)<I:+ "))4<B"$
  5. 5. Pirate hint #4 •+,=)<&%+:$<&%C+=<2<$(1'(:+"4:'(1%:184%+&<LF"4% •+51"1%+1'"1+3$<6"$(;"I<2M$<:"$(&"I<2M&E(2+ "C")1"I<2+"CCG<2&+"4%+8&%$%&& •+N<2O1+)86$(&'+4<"C=")+2%(1'%4+D<84+)4<P%:1+ &%:84(1D+1'4%"C& •+!$<:E+=<=%218=
  6. 6. Pirate hint #5 •+N<+2<1+)4<=<1%J+4%)81"I<2+F($$+34<F+6D+(1&%$?+ 1'"2E&+1<+)4<C8:1+%@:%$$%2:% Q,+:<C%J+,+)86$(&'J+,+%@(&1RS
  7. 7. Pirate hint #6 •+-%B%4+":E2<F$%C3%+:<214(68I<2 •+-%B%4+":E2<F$%C3%+4%:<32(;%+&8::%&&%& •+-%B%4+"F"4C+(2:%2IB%&
  8. 8. Pirate hint #7 •+T<4:%+<1'%4+U55+:<==82(I%&+1<+=%43%+<4+V3'1+ "3"(2&1+1'%=R •+-%B%4+=<2(1<4+D<84+:<==82(1D •+9<B%+D<84+U55+2<2G)4<V1+<43"2(;"I<2+1<+"+ )4<V1+<43"2(;"I<2
  9. 9. OSS treasure workarounds? No way! • Values as roots • Project with a community • Community breeding • People, people, people • Methodology
  10. 10. method? 1st Review & Content & Code Base Development Go-NO-Go Define Community Tooling & Processes Advertize Sustain Secret path Extended/Periodic Review Identify Core Team Define Topics Increase Membership Common Dream Monitor Sources: Stan Garfield, Richard McDermott, Karl Fogel, Jono Beacon, Eric Raymond.
  11. 11. OSS healthy communities? •+5%2&%+<?+"::<=)$(&'=%21J+C4(B(23+)84)<&%J+:$%"4+ ":IB(I%&J+ •+0<==82(1D+$%"C%4&'()+>+)"4I:()"I<2 •+W%$$G:<22%:1%CJ •+.%&)<2&(6($(1D+?<4+<43"2(;(23+E2<F$%C3% •+X(3'+="2"3%=%21+%@)%:1"I<2&
  12. 12. OSS communities failure? • !"#$%$&'(")"*'+,-,.%-"$('"%./"0%*'(-/..* • 1.."20+3",%40'%+'".5"6(.7/8.(,'%/'*"+.26$%,'-" • 9.0%*'(-".(",26.(/$%/"2$%$&'(-"2$:";'$<'"/3'" 6(.='+/ • 1.."2$%:"(0;'-
  13. 13. Community manager
  14. 14. Thank you! Any Questions? You can contact Open Source pirates at: Stephane.Ribas@inria.fr Michel.Cezon@inria.fr Europe@ow2.org
  15. 15. Credits • Our slides & ideas comes from ! Our own experience, We would like to thank all ! Stan Garfield those guys & organizations ! Richard McDermott, without whom we would not ! Karl Fogel, have been able to create ! Eric Raymond, & use “those guidelines” in our ! HP Open Source Division, current & future missions ! OW2, • Many more !
  16. 16. Main References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`E)$-6=$72$07&&/*D=K$NK$a7*7$b)-07*J$L@A$ZcW)D((KA$9::Q !R#$`E)$I-=E)@6-($-*@$=E)$b-_--6J$L6D0$W-K&7*@J$"QQ;J$ EF'GHH0-=NA76,Hd)16HU6D+*,1H0-=E)@6-(eN-_--6H

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