Why Linux isn't attracting young developers
Leigh Cantrell Day
lday at redhat.com
Wed Apr 21 16:46:24 UTC 2010
Is there any demographic data available that accurately depicts the
Fedora community, beyond the maintainer group?
Jan Wildeboer wrote:
> The *real* problem however is that young people hardly see any benefit in
> becoming a develoiper. With universities that effectively are microsoft gold
> resellers, with twitter, Facebook, Apple telling them that it still all is
> AOL' 95, why should they care?
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> Though this seems to be a very specific article, it is still valid, and
> the most interesting is actually the replies its having.
> In case someone wants to check it out, I recommend it. And yes, this is
> deeply related and a good source for Marketing people 8)
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