internetnews.com: Free Software Group Not Well With Mono
Jun 02, 2004, 19:00 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)
"Few technology communities are as disparate as the Free and
Open Source software (FOSS) communities, especially when passions
rise over differences in implementations.
"Such is the case between two FOSS .NET projects, Mono and
DotGNU, even though both have a similar genesis and pursue the same
"Both projects, which were launched in 2001, are free/open
source implementations of Microsoft's .NET framework. But the
differences between the two groups underscore a dispute in the open
source community over free software and open software..."