Blog Posts

    EUG?

    Wednesday, February 15, 2006 - 21:51 by Wayne Beaton
    It just occurred to me that one of the biggest inhibitors for folks getting together to talk about Eclipse has got to be the acronym. Who wants to go to an EUG (Eclipse Users Group)? It sounds a little like one of the grunts Tim Allen does in his stand...

    OSBC West

    Wednesday, February 15, 2006 - 15:19 by Mike Milinkovich
    This week both Donald and I are at the Open Source Business Conference ( OSBC West). Steve O’Grady already blogged on his impressions of yesterday’s events. For those that have never been to an OSBC, it is a fairly unique show. There are basically equal numbers of lawyers, venture capitalists...

    Happy (Belated) 2nd Birthday!

    Sunday, February 12, 2006 - 20:35 by Mike Milinkovich
    Both my wife and my mother would agree that I am terrible with this stuff. I meant to post this on the date, really I did! February 2, 2004 is the date we use as the birthday for the independently governed Eclipse Foundation, as that’s the date it was officially...

    Code Keiretsu

    Thursday, February 9, 2006 - 09:52 by Mike Milinkovich
    Simon Phipps wrote an interesting blog post musing about the how the Japanese business model of interlocking companies ( keiretsu) and the long tail intersect to describe the functionings of open source communities. Basically, the idea is that open source communities can be described as “code keiretsus around a long...

    GPLv3 Update

    Wednesday, February 8, 2006 - 17:10 by Mike Milinkovich
    I thought I would mention a few early thoughts on the GPLv3 progress, and the impact it may have on the Eclipse community. (In other words, I am most emphatically not talking about the merits of the Free Software Foundation (FSF)’s proposed GPL revisions in general.) Janet Campbell from the...