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How not to get help in open source

How NOT to get help in open source
Open source communities can be very friendly places, but there are right and wrong ways to ask for help.Read more

What do you think? Take our 2016 Reader Survey (and enter to win)

What do you think? Take our 2016 Reader Survey (and enter to win)
We want your input. Take the annual Reader Survey to enter for a chance to win an Opensource.com backpack.Read more

Top 10 and editor's picks: June review

top 10
We look back at our top articles, must-reads, and highlights from June.Read more

A simple menu system for blind Linux users

A simple menu system for blind Linux users
ADRIANE is a great interface with a solid plan for design and functionality.Read more

The Opensource.com preview for July

The Opensource.com preview for July
Sys admin series, annual reader survey (and prizes), and special guests to July's Open Org Twitter chat.Read more

How a student in India got started with open source

How a student in India got started with open source
In this interview, Trishna Guha explains how an open source community in India taught her to become a successful developer.Read more

Using Pirate Metrics to measure success of open source projects

Using Pirate Metrics to measure success of open source projects
How do you measure your open source community's success? Gaby Fachler explains why you might want to take a look at Pirate Metrics.Read more

Top 10 and editor's picks: May review

top 10
We look back at our top articles, must-reads, and highlights from May.Read more