OK, I'll bite. Sides of this issue you might not be considering
Posted Aug 26, 2009 5:48 UTC (Wed) by BrucePerens
In reply to: OK, I'll bite. Sides of this issue you might not be considering
Parent article: FSF to host a mini-summit on Women in Free Software
What I meant was that there are more women who hold technical jobs than there are women who so love the technology that they will work on it whether they get paid or not. That seems to be an especially male thing.
There is a difference in how much of themselves they put in to the work. The amateurs often take the time to make it beautiful when the professionals would rather finish a job and go on to the next.
I teach, and this is obvious in the students too. I'll be teaching an Open Source at Agder U. next month.
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