re: ​Linus Torvalds takes a break from Linux VIEW POST

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re: Let's try to share here an alternative perspective. I think that Torvalds's "unprofessional" behaviour is (was?) a great counterpower to corporate...
 

Yes, Linus advocates independence from corporate interests. However, his behavior also contributed to key developers leaving and others not wanting to join. Surely there's a better middle ground?

 

Honestly, I do not know. I really can't think of any other way.

But now, I'm pretty sure those corporate interests are way stronger than before.

And if you look at it from a post-snowden geopolitical perspective, Linux suddenly became an hazard for everybody. Just like the Web.

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