[Fsf-friends] A Field Guide to Free Software Supporters

Praveen A pravi.a at gmail.com
Sat Jan 26 05:53:37 IST 2008

A Field Guide to Free Software Supporters

Hearing the terms "free software" or "open source," you might imagine
that they referred to a single school of thought. Even "free and open
source software" (FOSS) suggests only two different outlooks: Free
software, which values political and philosophical freedom, and open
source, whose main interest is enhanced software quality.

Full story http://itmanagement.earthweb.com/osrc/article.php/12068_3723131_1

An interesting analysis of different schools of thought.


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