A quantitative study of the social dynamics of the R language.
Step 1: Download SVN logs:
- Available at http://developer.r-project.org/
Step 2: Use a regex to parse SVN logs to count commits coming from each core committer:
julia parse.jl > committers.tsv
Step 3: Tabulate results by pooling across years:
Step 4: Visualize results across years using ggplot2: