Rebel Code: Linux And The Open Source Revolution

Rebel Code: Linux And The Open Source Revolution

Glyn Moody


The open resource saga has many desirable chapters. it truly is partially the tale of Linus Torvalds, the grasp hacker who could develop into leader architect of the Linux working approach. it's also the tale of hundreds of thousands of committed programmers world wide who spontaneously labored in tandem to accomplish the race to form Linux into the final word killer app. insurgent Code lines the extraordinary roots of this unplanned revolution. It echoes the twists and turns of Linux's inconceivable improvement, because it grew via a virtually organic technique of accretion and at last took its position on the middle of a jigsaw puzzle that may develop into the center-piece of open resource. With exceptional entry to the primary avid gamers, Moody has written a robust story of person innovation as opposed to sizeable company. insurgent Code presents a from-the-trenches viewpoint and appears forward to how open resource is demanding long-held conceptions of know-how, trade, and culture.

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