4 votes Surviving Software Dependencies Posted November 1 by skybrian Tags: open source, development, dependencies https://queue.acm.org/detail.cfm?id=3344149 2 comments Collapse replies Expand all Comments sorted by most votes newest first order posted relevance OK skybrian (OP) November 1 Link From the article: From the article: Software dependencies carry with them serious risks that are too often overlooked. The shift to easy, fine-grained software reuse has happened so quickly that we do not yet understand the best practices for choosing and using dependencies effectively, or even for deciding when they are appropriate and when not. The purpose of this article is to raise awareness of the risks and encourage more investigation of solutions. dblohm7 November 2 Link Something in this article really bothered me when I first read it, but now I can’t remember what it was. Something in this article really bothered me when I first read it, but now I can’t remember what it was.