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Old 02-11-2009, 06:10 PM   #1
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LXer: Why "open source" is not "free software"


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Choosing to release a piece of software under the terms of a free software license is an important step through which many programmers and writers first approach the free software community. However, the myriad of licenses available can sometimes confuse and disorient the user, sometimes making this first step much harder than it should be. Letís try and make things clearer.

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