Characterizing the OSS process
|Title||Characterizing the OSS process|
|Publication Type||Conference Paper|
|Year of Publication||2002|
|Authors||Capiluppi, Andrea, Lago Patricia, and Morisio Maurizio|
|Secondary Title||Proceedings of the 2nd ICSE Workshop on Open Source|
|Keywords||bugs, change log, classification, cvs, downloads, freshmeat, metadata, patches, popularity, project success, release history, sourceforge, vitality|
The Open Source model of software development has gained the attention of both the business, the practitioners’ and the research communities. The Open Source process has been described by the seminal paper by Eric Raymond  and . However, sound empirical studies are still very limited , .
"We have considered two well-known Open Source portals (FreshMeat  and SourceForge  )."