The open source way is a way of thinking about how people collaborate within a community to achieve common goals and interests.

A community working on raising a barn together.

The open source way is similar to a barnraising.

In the end, it is ...

Enabling people to further their own interests while contributing those interests back to a common good.

The open source way is a practice, and this is its community of practice. In this community, we teach and learn the practice of collaborating in open community.

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