Before origination any contributions to Bitcoin, Bloq Co-Founder and Bitcoin Core Developer Jeff Garzik was a longtime Linux developer who started operative on a handling complement in a early nineties — before a origination of Red Hat. As someone who was concerned in a early growth of both Linux and Bitcoin, Garzik has a singular viewpoint on a common themes found in a dual particular growth communities.
Linux and Bitcoin Both Started with Volunteers
One of a pivotal attributes of both Bitcoin and Linux growth is both open-source platforms were creatively confirmed by volunteers. Garzik explained:
“I see so many parallels between Bitcoin and Linux in that, in a early days of Linux, we had university students [and] veteran engineers operative in their gangling time with this stuff. It was unequivocally really early theatre early efforts, and with Bitcoin it is really most a same way.”