open source vs free software

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OSCA: Why “Open Source” misses the point of Free Software

http://kanarip.livejournal.com

"A brand new initiative endorsed by Red Hat and Synnex (a business process services company) is called the Open Source Channel Alliance.

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OPINION Beyond Software Quality: The Ethics of Freedom

http://new2generalinfos.blogspot.com

"...When Raymond compare our community's industry to Gandhi's campaign for the self-rule of India from British course of action [...] he implicitly acknowledges that this is a issue of culmination a system of dominion -- a social system to be precise with integrity untrue. That is what we in the free-software movement have be proverb since 1984..."

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Open source isn't free software

http://blogs.computerworld.com

There's a long standing argument over the differences between "open-source" software and "free" software. But, a more common error outside of software ideology circles is that you can use open-source software anyway you please. Nope. Wrong. It's never been that way.

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