Appendix C. For Further Reading

We have covered an enormous number of technologies in this book. If you are interested in exploring any of these topics in greater depth, we encourage you to read the books referenced in this appendix. All of the books listed here are in our own personal collections, and we used them, along with the many web references found throughout this book, in our research for Oracle & Open Source.

Open Sources: Voices from the Open Source Revolution, edited by Chris DiBona, Sam Ockman and Mark Stone (O’Reilly & Associates)[61]
Open Source Development with CVS, by Karl Fogel (Coriolis)
Capitalism and Freedom, by Milton Friedman (University of Chicago Press)
A Brief History of the Future: From Radio Days to Internet Years in a Lifetime, by John Naughton (Overlook Press)
CVS Pocket Reference, by Gregor N. Purdy (O’Reilly & Associates)
The Cathedral & The Bazaar , by Eric S. Raymond (O’Reilly & Associates)[62]

[62] For more on this book, see, and for most of the essays in their original form, visit

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