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This year has already seen the second release of gNewSense, the completely free distribution endorsed by the Free Software Foundation (FSF), and the announcement that Ubuntu will have a free software option as part of its installation program. Now, if Alexandre Oliva, a Red Hat employee best-known as a board member of the Free Software Foundation Latin America (FSFLA), has his way, building a 100% free distribution will become easier thanks to his linux-libre project. Unfortunately, the path to freedom, he's finding, is often blocked by politics and a preference for convenience over ideals.

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Created by yantramosi 6 years 15 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 15 weeks ago
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spikeb

6 years 15 weeks 2 days 1 hour ago

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hmm

You'd think that distros would welcome this as an opportunity to clean up their kernels and possibly offer the problematic bits as seperate packages (debian, i'm lookin at you)