Horacio Fernandez is the 500th hacker committing code to LibreOffice, since September 28, 2010 (source: Ohloh). The growth has been impressive: 500 developers in 660 day, or 3 hackers every 4 days (including week ends, and festivities).
TDF has been announced on September 28, 2010. At the time, developers focusing on the LibreOffice source code were a rather small number. According to Ohloh, in August 2010 hackers committing code were 41 for OOo and