The 2% discussion - "Free Software" or "Open Source Software"

Matthias Kirschner mk at
Thu Nov 16 12:05:30 UTC 2017

Hello all, 

I thought you might be interested in that blog post:

  Scott Peterson from Red Hat this week published an article "Open
  Source or Free Software". It touches on a very important
  misunderstanding; people still believe that the terms "Open Source
  Software" and "Free Software" are referring to different software:
  they are not! Scott asked several interesting questions in his article
  and I thought I share my thoughts about them here and hopefully
  provoke some more responses on an important topic.

Would be interested in your views. 


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