LinuxQuestions.org
View the Most Wanted LQ Wiki articles.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices

Closed Thread
 
Search this Thread
Old 11-16-2010, 12:46 AM   #1
turbomen
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2010
Posts: 21

Rep: Reputation: 0
Distinguish between freeware, shareware, open source software and closed source ...


Dear All,

Could you help me to distinguish between freeware, shareware, open source software and closed source software?

Cheers,
 
Old 11-16-2010, 02:49 AM   #2
Tinkster
Moderator
 
Registered: Apr 2002
Location: in a fallen world
Distribution: slackware by choice, others too :} ... android.
Posts: 22,965
Blog Entries: 11

Rep: Reputation: 865Reputation: 865Reputation: 865Reputation: 865Reputation: 865Reputation: 865Reputation: 865
Per the LQ Rules, please do not post homework assignments verbatim. We're happy to assist if you have specific questions or have hit a stumbling point, however. Let us know what you've already tried and what references you have used (including class notes, books, and Google searches) and we'll do our best to help. Also, keep in mind that your instructor might also be an LQ member.
 
0 members found this post helpful.
  


Closed Thread


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
LXer: Open vs closed source software: The quest for balance LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 11-04-2010 10:12 AM
LXer: The New Open Source Business Model Still Relies on Closed Source LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 03-19-2010 02:20 PM
Do you use/support any freeware (note: Closed-source) Mega Man X General 7 04-19-2009 01:42 PM
School Work: Paper on Closed Source vs Open Source oswars General 2 04-06-2007 12:37 PM
Best of Windows Open Source Freeware... TheFishingGeek General 2 06-30-2003 01:38 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:32 AM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration