[Python-Dev] Democracy

Lalo Martins lalo@laranja.org
Wed, 23 Apr 2003 18:54:13 -0300


On Wed, Apr 23, 2003 at 05:53:11PM -0400, Jack Diederich wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 23, 2003 at 02:31:53PM -0400, Guido van Rossum wrote:
> > I read this interview in ACM's *Ubiquity* which reminded me of the
> > Python developer community.  Seems we are doing some things right.
> > Maybe we can learn from it in cases where we aren't.
> 
> He seems to be talking more about Governments (and treating companies as
> governments b/c the people can't or don't want to leave) and knowledge workers
> broadly.

In fact he mentions in the text that the open source community
(he uses the term "open software") is a good example of this model.

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