Linked by David Adams on Mon 2nd Aug 2010 03:53 UTC, submitted by fsmag
GNU, GPL, Open Source We are heading towards a world where we no longer own the hardware we buy -- and there is no point in having free software if you can't own your hardware.
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RE[2]: Is it good or bad?
by vivainio on Mon 2nd Aug 2010 19:46 UTC in reply to "RE: Is it good or bad?"
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If they couldn't freely experiment with software development, how many of them do you think would be programmers today?

Being able to freely experiment with software development is a new phenomenon, that mostly started in the 90`s (for normal people).

I had to pirate my Turbo Pascal, you insensitive clod ;-).

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