chris lamb, lamby, debian We can use our collective power to push others... Molly de Blanc, OSI President
One general wish -- which I agreed with -- from Debian was to better share information about people... Matthias Kirschner, FSFE President

Reflections on how volunteers feel in Debian

William Lee Irwin III, Michael Schultheiss & Debian, Oracle, Russian kernel scandal

Early 2011, six months after the Debian Day volunteer suicide (Frans Pop), a mysterious livejournal blog appeared in Russian about a US-based kernel developer in trouble. William Lee Irwin III was a kernel developer and Debian Developer who wor...

Ean Schuessler & Debian SPI OSI trademark disputes

In our last blog, we looked at Bruce Perens' attempt to covertly ferret away the Open Source trademark. Now we will look at how the community felt about that. The full thread is available in the debian-private leaks Many people had put time and...

Bruce Perens & Debian: swiping the Open Source trademark

When Bruce Perens, Ian Murdock, Tim Sailer and Eric Raymond founded the Open Source Initiative, they decided to take the Open Source trademark away from the Debian community. Perens initially asked Ian Jackson to transfer it privately. Jackson r...