Was just reading through some stuff about Microsoft STARTING to "embrace" open-source. I was struck by just how much of the conversation was about the evolving semi-formal knowledge base which revolves around Best Practices for "collaborating" on making use of knowledge bases, i.e., those misc shared libraries of functions, etc which are arguably among THE most useful contents in most software developers' "tool kits".
Gotta love the self-referential stuff, AND the synchronicity of stumbling over that while contemplating "Best Practices" and "Principles" and how best to implement those in a larger-than-just-one-person design environment.
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