Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 9th Nov 2010 22:24 UTC, submitted by koki
GNU, GPL, Open Source Now this is interesting. We see what is at its core a very valid concern, in practice not a problem to anyone, and, thanks to the tone of the press release, close to trolling. The Free Software Foundation Latin America is complaining about something that has been known for a while - there is some non-Free code stuck in the Linux kernel (mostly firmware). A valid issue of concern from an idealogical viewpoint, but sadly, the tone of the press release turns this valid concern into something close to trolling.
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FSF Sues Linus
by Macrat on Tue 9th Nov 2010 22:57 UTC
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Tomorrow's likely headline.

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RE: FSF Sues Linus
by jgagnon on Wed 10th Nov 2010 03:44 in reply to "FSF Sues Linus"
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Why not a Celebrity Death Match between Stallman and Linus? :p

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RE[2]: FSF Sues Linus
by Cody Evans on Wed 10th Nov 2010 05:43 in reply to "RE: FSF Sues Linus"
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I think katana would likely beat nunchucks...

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