Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 5th Oct 2006 20:44 UTC, submitted by jasper
Red Hat Red Hat has an NDA cooperation with Marvell for the wireless chips that they want to use for the One Laptop per Child-project. The idea of this is that both parties think Marvell will be more open in the future, but this is absolutely not the path they should walk, according to OpenBSD's Theo de Raadt. "I am getting really tired of 'open source' people who work against the open source community. Our little group can probably take credit for having 'opened up' more wireless devices than the rest of the community, and therefore we feel we have a better grasp of the damage OLPC has done here."
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Thank you Theo
by maxx_730 on Thu 5th Oct 2006 21:16 UTC
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Leave it to Theo to protect our freedom! Yes, he may not bring it nicely sometimes but the OSS community owes him a lot of credit for being so non-conformist in his ideals.

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