In this week’s Top 5, we highlight an introduction to Eclipse Che, this year’s open source initiatives from Capital One, one way to address open source’s free rider problem, and nine rules for caring for open source communities.
Top 5 articles of the week
Our fearless community manager Rikki Endsley offers tips for keeping your community happy and healthy. She compares it to caring for carnivorous plants like Gordon, her Venus Fly Trap, and Bananarama, her Pitcher Plant.
This article is part of this week’s DIY series highlighting openly-licensed projects from makers. The author tells us about his sewing pattern website, Makemypattern.com, where everything is free of charge and licensed Creative Commons.
The founder of Gratipay has a way to address the issue of free riders in open source who take more than they give, which puts undue stress on any open system.
Learn about the open source initiatives Capital One has been drumming up over the last year.
Do you need to correctly install and configure an integrated development environment? Get introduced to Eclipse Che.