How to (Almost) Kill a Successful Project and Bring It Back to Life Again: Lessons Learned from the Xen Project (37 pages)

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Lesson 13

There's a new reality for FOSS projects: the
corporate connection

Projects used to be primarily volunteers working nights
and weekends

Today, corporations play a big role in development

You need to have a good grip on what your
corporate sponsors want from you, and what you
need from them; disconnection can be fatal

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