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LinuxNews.com: The GNUCash Project: Focusing on Money Management for Linux

Mar 23, 2000, 03:30 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michelle Head)

"Five years ago, Linas Vepstas was working "with a .com. We were with it, we were hip, we knew which side of our bread was buttered, we were building this web site with NT... back then, NT was the once and future king. It was crazy to bet against Microsoft." Then he discovered Linux--and launched the GNUCash Project, aimed at developing stable, easy-to-use, flexible financial accounting software for GNU/Linux."

"Vepstas is now Project Lead and Lead Developer for the GNUCash Project. Their stated goal: to "create a world-class GPL'ed Open Source Personal Financial Application for GNU/Linux and other Unix's." GNU's General Public License (GPL) enables the product to remain Open Source and continually be modified while still ensuring the ownership of the developers."

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