Category Archives: Books

Exprimiendo las Creative Commons: “Traducir (con) software libre”, bibliotecas, y pesquisas sobre digitalización

Nota: este artículo no es una reseña del libro, sino que explica los retos que me ha planteado su redistribución (autorizada, pues se ha publicado con licencia CC-By-NC). Si quieres el libro en formato digital, lee hasta el final 😉 … Continue reading

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Libros, liebres, libres

Martes santo por la mañana. En el metro, camino de la Universidad, a coger unos libritos de la Biblioteca. Llamé para asegurarme, pero no se oía nada cuando descolgaban. Miré internet pero no ponía el horario de préstamo en Semana … Continue reading

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“Producing Open Source Software” by Karl Fogel – Chapter 3

Technical Infrastructure This chapter focuses on technologies needed to help people working together in a free software project. You have to be prepared to handle correctly the information, to avoid repetitions, and make everybody feel that they are working in … Continue reading

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“Producing Open Source Software” by Karl Fogel – Chapter 2

As I told you before, I am reading this book by Karl Fogel and here I will comment the second chapter, “Getting started”. This chapter gives the essential clues to successfully distribute an open source project: how to attract users … Continue reading

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“Producing Open Source Software” by Karl Fogel: Introduction

I am reading the book “Producing Open Source Software (How to Run a Successful Free Software Project)” written by Karl Fogel. It is published under a CreativeCommons Attribution-ShareAlike (3.0) license and you can download from its website producingoss.com. This book … Continue reading

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“Pro Git” book under CC-By-NC-SA license

In other post I introduced the free software Git, a distributed revision control system with an emphasis on speed. This time I will talk about the legal aspects of an interesting book about git, “Pro Git” written by Scott Chacon … Continue reading

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