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Damien Katz on Apache and CouchDB ⇝

  Wynn Netherland • 2012-01-05

If it sounds like I'm saying Apache was a mistake, I'm not. Apache was a big part in the success of CouchDB, without it CouchDB would not have enjoyed the early success it did. But in my opinion it's reached a point where the consensus based approach has limited the competitiveness of the project. It's not personal, it's business.

Thriving open source projects have a dictator, benevolent or otherwise.

Linked from: http://damienkatz.net/2012/01/the_future_of_couchdb.html

Wynn Netherland
Wynn Netherland

VP of Engineering at Abstract, team builder, DFW GraphQL meetup organizer, platform nerd, author, and Jesus follower.