Community Experience at OOo - Developers are Users Too
By mprove on Nov 07, 2007
The current issue of <interactions> contains a special section on open source. Among other articles on project management and community issues you can also find an article on the Community Experience at OpenOffice.org.
Developers, scratching just their personal itch, are a well-known challenge for open source projects. [...] As a consequence, more-mature projects have established a culture that values—in addition to source code—contributions from other members such as quality testing, user documentation, globalization, and user experience. [read the complete article]I'd be happy if your like what I wrote. In any case, join website.openoffice.org or ux.openoffice.org to help improving our project.