Magnet or sticky? an OSS project-by-project typology

Abstract

For Open Source Software (OSS) projects, retaining existing contributors and attracting new ones is a major concern. In this paper, we expand and adapt a pair of population migration metrics to analyze migration trends in a collection of open source projects. Namely, we study: (1) project stickiness, i.e., its tendency to retain existing contributors and (2… (More)
DOI: 10.1145/2597073.2597116

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