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Free Software Magazine: Should We Limit the Terms of Free Software Operating Systems...?

Jul 28, 2006, 01:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mitch Meyran)

"These days, when one talks about free software, the first word that comes to mind is Linux--be it the kernel or a distribution based on it (which would then be a GNU/Linux operating system, and its flavour marked by a brand name: Red Hat, SuSE, Mandriva, Debian, Ubuntu, Slackware...)

"At one time, there was another project worthy of note: BeOS. It wasn't POSIX-compatible, but it was neat. But now, only free *NIX prevail... really?

"Enter ReactOS..."

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