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    1. What are some pointers for managing repositories?

      Take a look, for example, at the youtube-dl repository. Now, compare that to the Tildes repository. youtube-dl, currently, has 2,667 issues and 584 pull requests! How in the heck would the...

      Take a look, for example, at the youtube-dl repository. Now, compare that to the Tildes repository.

      youtube-dl, currently, has 2,667 issues and 584 pull requests!

      How in the heck would the developers, directly involved with that repository, get organized enough to handle all of that?

      6 votes
    2. Good open source projects for beginners to contribute to?

      I'm looking for a project to contribute too. I'm not that experienced with programming, so I want something that isn't too complex. I'm also looking for a fairly young project. Big, mature...

      I'm looking for a project to contribute too. I'm not that experienced with programming, so I want something that isn't too complex. I'm also looking for a fairly young project. Big, mature projects don't really have much that a newbie can work on.

      27 votes
    3. What are the positive aspects of Microsoft's acquisition of GitHub, if any?

      As someone who is relatively removed from the programming world (I do basic Python scripting and not much else), I'm curious to see an argument opposing what I perceive as the majority viewpoint....

      As someone who is relatively removed from the programming world (I do basic Python scripting and not much else), I'm curious to see an argument opposing what I perceive as the majority viewpoint. Those against the acquisition have cited examples of Microsoft "ruining" services such as Skype and Minecraft.

      21 votes