Perhaps it's just me, but I'm having a difficult time understanding Mark Shuttleworth, the Ubuntu founder, when he figured that openly trying to recruit developers from other Linux projects was a good idea. Doing so in a mailing list in the manner that he did was, to be brutally honest, in very poor taste. As luck would have it, the response has not been too exciting thus far.
Check it out at MadPenguin.
The Dos and Don'ts of Hiring a Developer
Posted on Wednesday, Dec 13 2006 @ 07:22 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck