SourceForge Drifting

“Over the past few months the SourceForge development facility, which hosts a large number of Free Software projects, has changed its policies. Features for exporting a project from SourceForge have been removed. The implementation used to be exclusively Free Software but is now based on non-free software. Finally, VA Linux has become rather underhand in their attempts to grasp exclusive control of contributors’ work. SourceForge did a lot of good for the Free Software community, but it’s now time to break free.” Read the rest of the editorial at


  1. 2001-11-16 9:35 am
  2. 2001-11-16 2:13 pm