opinion Archive

Add a governance.md file to all your OSS projects

Who decides what feature requests / bug notifications to accept (and how? when?). OSS should clearly define their governance model. We help them on this

Leon Starr’s Executable UML and Action Language blog

Leon Starr's tips on open source model driven software development, Executable UML and a better action language.

The sin code-generators commit

Code-generators are lovely when things go well but they completely abandon you to deal with weird low-level technical errors when things go awry

Collectivized agriculture and UML

Wondering what collectivized agriculture and UML may have in common? Discover it in this post.

Highlights of an interview to Grady Booch

Read what Grady Booch (creator of the UML) has to say about modeling, MDD and software development in general

Specialization is for recruiters, not developers

Are you a generalist or a specialist? Should developers be one or the other?

The many ways to contribute to Open Source projects

Not a developer? You can still (and should) contribute to the open source projects you enjoy

Another (failed) software engineering prediction

Soon … a good proportion of software, like hard goods, will be automatically manufactured, cutting the

Collaboration and Governance of Open Source Projects

Some slides with our ideas on improving the collaboration and governance of open source software projects

A tool to define the governance rules of your (open source) projects

We recenly asked you to explain us why you did not contribute (more) to open source