[kwlug-disc] Open Source intro handout
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Thu Apr 30 01:28:02 EDT 2009
--- On Thu, 4/30/09, Chris Frey <cdfrey at foursquare.net> wrote:
> Someone who doesn't know what source code is will need more
> help and more time to fully understand what Free Software means, in my
Here is where education is important. Even people that use and advocate Free software have misconceptions.
>From the four freedoms only two have to do with source code.
Freedoms 0 (run the program, for any purpose) and 2 (redistribute copies so you can help your neighbor) have nothing to do with source code.
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