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Re: Open Source Survey - http://goo.gl/5bwR9t

Thorsten Glaser <t.glaser@tarent.de> writes:

> Jonas Smedegaard <dr <at> jones.dk> writes:
>> Quoting Michael Kaserer (2014-01-08 11:00:50)
>> > We are two students currently working on a research project regarding 
>> > motivation for contributing to Open Source projects. You can help us 
>> > by filling out the following web-survey, it only takes max. 2 minutes!
> The survey asks which of the reasons is the most important one,
> but one cannot choose the free-form “other” reason there, and
> this is a mandatory field.

Funny that -- I specified an "other" option too, and would have selected
that as my main reason if given the chance.

The available options seem to say more about the assumptions of the
researcher, than being likely to provide interesting data.

Cheers, Phil.
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