What OSS Maintainers Owe You
I’ve been seeing lots of blame for the latest JS/NPM fiasco thrown at the original author, and I’d just like us to take a moment to read this post from one of the creators of Clojure; as well as this quote by Dave Thomas when he was at Gig City Elixir in my town of Chattanooga TN.
In OSS, you don’t owe anyone anything
– Dave Thomas
Fuck you, pay me
– Good Fellas, Kanye West, Me