Before we archive week 43 let's take a look at what has happened in the non-code world. TL;DR a lot of open source sustainability.
I want to welcome our newest subscribers EM and JF. 👋 ❤️
"Too often, though, the use of the word economics brings incorrect assumptions about the problems [in open source] to be solved." Join the discussion on HN. Check out the video below ⤵️
"Sustainable open source is nigh on impossible. It seems that every funding model has treacherous impasses and cliffs. You're constantly walking the razor's edge between sustainability and sanity."
Quinn Slack, CEO of Sourcegraph, joins Adam Stacoviak to talk about building tools FAANG companies have and their ex-employees miss. I have mentioned Sourcegraph in Issue #8.
We've been trying for months to get Alex Ellis, founder of OpenFaaS, one of the most popular open source serverless projects, on the CTCN podcast. Finally, we learn from Alex his views on building a sustainable open source community, among other things.