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Richard Stallman, founder of the Free Software Foundation and the GNU Project.  Profiled in Steven Levy's 1984 book, Hackers: the Heros of the Computer Revolution as the Last True Hacker, he started the Free Software movement in the 1980s and is considered by many to be the father of Free Software/Open Source.
Linus Torvalds, initial author and top maintainer of the Linux kernel, and possibly the most respected figure in the community.
Larry Wall, author of the popular Perl language.
Eric Raymond, author of the famous paper The Cathedral and the Bazaar, and responsible for the popularization of the name Open Source
Bruce Perens, editor of the Debian Free Software Guidelines and the Open Source Definition, the former considered by the community as the basic law.
Alan Cox, active contributor and maintainer of the Linux kernel.
Guido van Rossum, author of the Python language.
Miguel de Icaza, founder of GNOME.


• Open Source Documentation Doesn't Have to Suck (OSCON 2009)
• The Role of Users in Open Source Projects (OSCON 2009)
• Conferences for Beginners (OSCON 2009)
• Open Source Report 2008 and the Architecture Library (OSCON 2009)
• Scan Open Source Report 2008
• The Freedom to Cure Cancer: Open Source Software in Genomics (OSCON 2009)
• Stand Up to the Lawyers Open Source Licensing and Intellectual Property Law 101 for Developers (OSCON 2009)
• Managing Open Source Project (2003.06.30)
• Free For All (2003.06.30)
• 开源项目Ofbiz的战略规划 (2003.06.23)
• 专访JBoss创始人:JBoss成长比Linux更快? (2003.04.25)
• Open Source as a Business Strategy (2003.04.25)
• 黑客文化简史 A Brief History of Hackerdom(Eric S. Raymond),英文版
• 如何成为一名黑客 How To Become A Hacker(Eric S. Raymond),英文版
• 大教堂和市集 The Cathedral and the Bazaar(Eric S. Raymond),英文版
• 开拓智域 Homesteading the Noosphere(Eric S. Raymond),英文版
• 魔法大锅炉 The Magic Cauldron(Eric S. Raymond),英文版
• 自由软件发布方法惯例 (作者:Eric Raymond[美])
• 软件业自由之神---Richard Stallman
• JAVA开放源码项目与工具在企业应用开发中的运用 (2003.05.20)
• FreeBSD,实实在在的选择
• BSD 简史
• 阅读的权利
• 黑客文化简史(三)
• 黑客文化简史(二)
• 黑客文化简史(一)
• FreeBSD的起源
• Stallman和他的免费软件世界
• FreeBSD的发展历史
• 关于建立中国FreeBSD社群的一些想法
• FreeBSD与Linux的比较
• 如何用开放源码软件挣钱 (2001.11.12)
• 盘点开放源码软件 (2003.05.09)
• Open Source 的开发模式探讨 (2001.11.12)
• 基于Internet的软件工程策略 (2001.12.31)


 - PrismTech
 - BSD Consultants
 - Zeneski Jones & Associates
 - Angle Park Technologies
 - Automation Groups International


O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention: 2001,2002,2003
Apache Conferences
Bioinformatics Open Source Conference
International PHP Conference:2001 PHP盛会 2002 PHP盛会