itWorldCanada: GNU Guru Asks Taiwan PC Makers to Free Their Drivers
May 26, 2005, 16:45 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Dan Nystedt)
"Richard Stallman, one of the main forces behind the GNU/Linux
operating system and the free software movement, is in Taiwan
fighting on a new front--to get the island's PC makers to release
source code for their drivers.
"'We just need the information about what their drivers have to
do,' Stallman said during a speech at the National Taiwan
University in Taipei on Wednesday. Then GNU software writers can
create code for open source systems, he said..."