Google I/O 2008: How Open Source Projects Survive Poisonous People

Posted in Conferences, Companies on September 06, 2008



Every project runs into people who are selfish, uncooperative, and disrespectful. These people can silently poison the atmosphere of a happy developer community. Come learn how to identify these people and peacefully de-fuse them before they derail your project. Told through a series of (often amusing) real-life anecdotes and experiences.

Brian Fitzpatrick and Ben Collins-Sussman (Google)

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