IFIP TC6 Open Digital Library

4. OSS 2008: Milano, Italy

Open Source Development, Communities and Quality, IFIP 20th World Computer Congress, Working Group 2.3 on Open Source Software, OSS 2008, September 7-10, 2008, Milano, Italy

Barbara Russo, Ernesto Damiani, Scott A. Hissam, Björn Lundell, Giancarlo Succi

Springer, IFIP 275, ISBN: 978-0-387-09683-4


Full Papers

A Framework for Evaluating Managerial Styles in Open Source Projects.

Eugenio Capra, Anthony I. Wasserman


Forging A Community - Not: Experiences On Establishing An Open Source Project.

Juha Järvensivu, Tommi Mikkonen


Mapping Linux Security Targets to Existing Test Suites.

Claudio Agostino Ardagna, Ernesto Damiani, Nabil El Ioini, Fulvio Frati, Pietro Giovannini, Romaric Tchokpon


Overview on Trust in Large FLOSS Communities.

Etiel Petrinja, Alberto Sillitti, Giancarlo Succi


PMLite: An Open Source Solution for Process Monitoring.

Alberto Colombo, Ernesto Damiani, Fulvio Frati


Requirements Acquisition in Open Source Development: Firefox 2.0.

John Noll


Analysis of Coordination Between Developers and Users in the Apache Community.

Yasutaka Kamei, Shinsuke Matsumoto, Hirotaka Maeshima, Yoji Onishi, Masao Ohira, Ken-ichi Matsumoto


Lost and Gained in Translation: Adoption of Open Source Software Development at Hewlett-Packard.

Catharina Melian, Magnus Mähring


Mining for Practices in Community Collections: Finds From Simple Wikipedia.

Matthijs den Besten, Alessandro Rossi, Loris Gaio, Max Loubser, Jean-Michel Dalle


Open to Grok. How do Hackers' Practices Produce Hackers?.

Vincenzo D'Andrea, Stefano De Paoli, Maurizio Teli


Social Dynamics of FLOSS Team Communication Across Channels.

Andrea Wiggins, James Howison, Kevin Crowston


Towards a Global Research Infrastructure for Multidisciplinary Study of Free/Open Source Software Development.

Les Gasser, Walt Scacchi


Update Propagation Practices in Highly Reusable Open Source Components.

Heikki Orsila, Jaco Geldenhuys, Anna Ruokonen, Imed Hammouda


Using Social Network Analysis Techniques to Study Collaboration between a FLOSS Community and a Company.

Juan Martinez-Romo, Gregorio Robles, Jesús M. González-Barahona, Miguel Ortuño-Perez


Empirical Analysis of the Bug Fixing Process in Open Source Projects.

Chiara Francalanci, Francesco Merlo


The Total Growth of Open Source.

Amit Deshpande 0003, Dirk Riehle


Adoption of Open Source in the Software Industry.

Øyvind Hauge, Carl-Fredrik Sørensen, Reidar Conradi


Migration Discourse Structures: Escaping Microsoft's Desktop Path.

Leonhard Dobusch


The SQO-OSS Quality Model: Measurement Based Open Source Software Evaluation.

Ioannis Samoladas, Georgios Gousios, Diomidis Spinellis, Ioannis Stamelos


Short Papers

An Open Integrated Environment for Transparent Fuzzy Agents Design.

Giovanni Acampora, Vincenzo Loia


Archetypal Internet-Scale Source Code Searching.

Medha Umarji, Susan Elliott Sim, Crista Lopes


Channeling Firefox Developers: Mom and Dad Aren't Happy Yet.

Jean-Michel Dalle, Matthijs den Besten, Héla Masmoudi


Continuous Integration in Open Source Software Development.

Amit Deshpande 0003, Dirk Riehle


Extracting Generally Applicable Patterns from Object-Oriented Programs for the Purpose of Test Case Creation.

Richard Torkar, Robert Feldt, Tony Gorschek


Social Networking Technologies for Free-Open Source E-Learning Systems.

Francesco Di Cerbo, Gabriella Dodero, Giancarlo Succi


The Networked Forge: New Environments for Libre Software Development.

Jesús M. González-Barahona, Andrés Leonardo Martínez, Alvaro Polo, Juan José Hierro, Marcos Reyes, Javier Soriano, Rafael Fernández


To What Extent Does It Pay to Approach Open Source Software for a Big Telco Player?.

Massimo Banzi, Guido Bruno, Giovanni Caire


A Framework to Abstract The Design Practices of e-Learning System Projects.

Alain Corbière


Assessing Innovation in the Software Sector: Proprietary vs. FOSS Production Mode. Preliminary Evidence from the Italian Case.

Dario Lorenzi, Cristina Rossi


Detecting Agility of Open Source Projects Through Developer Engagement.

Paul J. Adams, Andrea Capiluppi, Adriaan de Groot


Facilitating Social Network Studies of FLOSS using the OSSNetwork Environment.

Marco Antonio Balieiro, Samuel Felix de Sousa Jr., Cleidson R. B. de Souza


Reflection on Knowledge Sharing in F/OSS Projects.

Sulayman K. Sowe, Ioannis Stamelos


Usability in Company Open Source Software Context - Initial Findings from an Empirical Case Study.

Netta Iivari, Henrik Hedberg, Tanja Kirves


Willingness to Cooperate Within the Open Source Software Domain.

Pascal Ravesteyn, A. J. Gilbert Silvius


Open Source Project Categorization Based on Growth Rate Analysis and Portfolio Planning Methods.

Stefan Koch, Volker Stix


Applying Open Source Development Practices Inside a Company.

Juho Lindman, Matti Rossi, Pentti Marttiin


Towards The Evaluation of OSS Trustworthiness: Lessons Learned From The Observation of Relevant OSS Projects.

Davide Taibi, Vieri Del Bianco, Davide Dalle Carbonare, Luigi Lavazza, Sandro Morasca


Open Source Reference Systems for Biometric Verification of Identity.

Aurélien Mayoue, Dijana Petrovska-Delacrétaz


eResearch Workflows for Studying Free and Open Source Software Development.

James Howison, Andrea Wiggins, Kevin Crowston



Panel: Opportunities and Risks for Open Source Software in Industry.

Joseph Feller, Björn Lundell, Pentti Marttiin, Walt Scacchi, Nico Schellingerhout


Posters and Demonstrations

Open Source Environments for Collaborative Experiments in e-Science.

Andrea Bosin, Nicoletta Dessì, Maria Grazia Fugini, Diego Liberati, Barbara Pes