Archive for April, 2016

Commenting on ITAPS’s comments on the Federal Source Code Policy.

Friday, April 29th, 2016

My response to ITAPS’s comments on the Federal Source Code Policy is posted here.

Dissecting The Myth That Open Source Software Is Not Commercial

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

My article Dissecting The Myth That Open Source Software Is Not Commercial is now up at the IEEE Software Blog. (Comments over there, please, not here.) It’s gotten a surprising amount of Twitter activity, which is pleasing. The article’s message is one I’d like to see spread widely! Many thanks to editor Stefano Zacchiroli for […]

SOLVED: Error on ‘git clone’ for Redis GitHub repository

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

If you encountered this error when trying to clone the Redis repository from GitHub recently, there is a solution. The error looks like this: $ git clone https://github.com/antirez/redis Cloning into ‘redis’… remote: Counting objects: 42713, done. remote: Compressing objects: 100% (33/33), done. remote: Total 42713 (delta 15), reused 0 (delta 0), pack-reused 42680 Receiving objects: […]