Free Software Magazine: Faking the FOSS
Feb 08, 2007, 02:30 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jabari Zakiya)
"Do your ever wonder if some self-proclaimed open source
projects really 'get it' what it means to truly be about being
'free and open source' versus just using FOSS for other means?
Sometimes I really have to wonder, because I keep running into
examples where projects touting open source software engage in
behavior where they glaringly contradict the holistic and
philosophical embrace of its ideals. There's a lot of faking the
FOSS going on out there.
"What got me going on this was my recent participation in a
Trixbox 2.0 webinar (web seminar) of its new Asterisk based pbx