Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 31st Aug 2007 19:24 UTC, submitted by Anonymous
FreeBSD The latest issue of the FreeBSD newsletter contains a letter from the Vice President of the FreeBSD Foundation about the GPLv3. "On June 29th, the Free Software Foundation unveiled version 3 of the GNU General Public license. Even though the majority of software included in the FreeBSD distribution is not covered by any version of the GPL, our community cannot ignore this very popular license or its most recent incarnation. Through extremely successful evangelization, and the popularity of Linux, the misconception that OpenSource and the GPL are synonymous has become pervasive."
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RE[2]: Comment by dylansmrjones
by zsitvaij on Sat 1st Sep 2007 09:06 UTC in reply to "RE: Comment by dylansmrjones"
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There is just one party who refers to a mockery of freedom and there is another party who refers to real freedom.

"Between the weak and the strong, it is freedom that oppresses and the law that liberates." J.J.R.

Edited 2007-09-01 09:07

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