And another one gone, and another one gone. Christian Damus is the latest addition to the growing list of prominent Eclipse committers in exile, and he's got a clever new email address to boot! I think the answer to Ian's recent question about the effect of open source participation on career progression should be a resounding "yes". Best of luck, Christian!
I am an independent software developer, consultant, and blogger. A strong advocate of open specifications and open source, I am the leader of the Model Development Tools (MDT) project, a committer on the Eclipse Modeling Framework (EMF) project (among others), and representative of the Eclipse Foundation at the Object Management Group (OMG). I hold Master of Science (Computer Science) and Bachelor of Computer Science (Honors) degrees from Acadia University. My personal interests include singing, sailing, and yoga.