The Value of an Apology
C2 | Mon 21 Jan | 11:10 a.m.–11:30 a.m.
An exploration of the effects on the open source community of Linus Torvald's 2018 apology about his behaviour within the Linux kernel community. Examining his apology and the reaction to it in detail, with a look at the Code of Conduct changes that resulted and why all of this matters even if you're not a kernel dev. Linux Australia: http://mirror.linux.org.au/pub/linux.conf.au/2019/c2/Monday/The_Value_of_an_Apology.webm YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k5t5PD5F8Wo