Issue No. 01 - January/February (2004 vol. 21)
Eric S. Raymond , Open Source Initiative
David G. Messerschmitt , University of California, Berkeley
<p>Is open source a vital step in moving software engineering from art to science? Or does it fail to meet the needs of nonprogrammer users and organizations? These authors debate where open source is, where it?s going, and whether it can deliver what?s promised.</p>
E. S. Raymond and D. G. Messerschmitt, "Point/Counterpoint," in IEEE Software, vol. 21, no. , pp. 88-91, 2004.