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June 22nd, 2015

023: PHP's Major "Bus Factor" Problem

Inspired by a lively Open Spaces session at php|tek 2015, we discuss how PHP's ecosystem could be threatened by a not-so-obvious bus factor and what we can all do to keep things thrivi


How the bus factor may negatively impact the PHP ecosystem Show Summary


  • Definition of the bus factor
  • Samantha discusses her talk at php|tek 2015 "Open Sourcing Teams", which provided the inspiration for this podcast topic.
  • The panel quickly decides that 'getting h

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