[discuss] Reuters: Novell could be banned from selling Linux:
russell at flora.ca
Mon Feb 12 22:38:06 EST 2007
Evan Leibovitch wrote:
> One could make the assertion (and I've heard it) that open source is
> free software without the politics. That too is untrue, though I might
> accept it better if you added the word "overt".
Attempting to be a-political is itself a political statement ;-)
I think some of the statements that Linus Torvalds has made about the
GPLv3 is pretty overt politics, although I doubt he (or those who
consider themselves followers) would agree.
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