Advocacy material for "going open source"?

Torsten Bronger bronger at
Tue Jan 27 17:28:58 UTC 2015


Paul Boddie writes:

> On Tuesday 30. December 2014 21.30.56 Torsten Bronger wrote:
>> I work in a government-funded research facility.  Over the past 6
>> years, we created in-house software for managing our research
>> data.  I was the primary responsible person for this project.
>> Now, I'd like to see it being converted into an open-source
>> project.  GPL, GitHub, etc.
> Congratulations, then, on your recent announcement:

Thank you!

> I hope that the suggestions on this list were helpful in building
> a case for a Free Software release.

Well, my bosses still don't know anything about FLOSS, but
perpetually bugging them turned out to be a successful strategy.


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