[TOS] Guidelines on launching an open source project?

Cat Allman cat.allman at gmail.com
Wed Jun 27 17:33:25 UTC 2012

I would suggest taking a look at Karl Fogel's book "Producing Open
Source Software" at http://producingoss.com/  There's lots of info in

Good luck!


On Mon, Jun 25, 2012 at 8:55 PM,  <pawlicki at cs.rochester.edu> wrote:
>   I been asked to help take a fairly extensive body of code and
> release it as an open source project.
> I'm wondering if someone can point me to some resources that
> might guide us along this process?
>  My collaborators have a body of code used for physics simulation.
> It's all under Mercurial for internal management. They want to
> distribute it under an open source model, while maintaining control
> of the "official" version.
>  Any pointers, guidelines, or advice would be appreciated.
> T. F. Pawlicki
> Dept. Computer Science
> University of Rochester
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Cat Allman

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