October 17, 2002
Open source projects require reality check
"If you think managing projects is a challenge, try working with volunteers who have no set schedule, and whom you likely have never met face-to-face. As more businesses become curious about running or engaging in open source initiatives, a realistic approach to managing such efforts is needed. Open team project management can be difficult, and when trying to collaborate with developers who are apt to vote with their feet, anything can change at any moment."
- Open Source