close
» » Linux developers are no longer working for "thank you"

Linux developers are no longer working for "thank you"

Section: Other | Actuality: Unspecified

Linux developers are no longer working for

Interesting statistics led the Linux Foundation: only 11.8% of Linux kernel developers are working on a grant basis and work for the idea. The rest are maintained by large corporations.

In 2012 volunteers was more of 14.6%. Researchers say a steady downward trend in the number of "ideological" developers and predict a further decline.
Linus Torvalds commented on the figures are very quiet. In his opinion, nothing terrible happens, on the contrary, it is a good sign: prospective developers are very quick to notice the Corporation and employ to do the same kernel development, but for money.

 

Print version

Add comments

  • Local comments
  • Facebook comments
  • bowtiesmilelaughingblushsmileyrelaxedsmirk
    heart_eyeskissing_heartkissing_closed_eyesflushedrelievedsatisfiedgrin
    winkstuck_out_tongue_winking_eyestuck_out_tongue_closed_eyesgrinningkissingstuck_out_tonguesleeping
    worriedfrowninganguishedopen_mouthgrimacingconfusedhushed
    expressionlessunamusedsweat_smilesweatdisappointed_relievedwearypensive
    disappointedconfoundedfearfulcold_sweatperseverecrysob
    joyastonishedscreamtired_faceangryragetriumph
    sleepyyummasksunglassesdizzy_faceimpsmiling_imp
    neutral_faceno_mouthinnocent
    Your working environment Other polls