ZDNet: Local Software for Local People
Feb 10, 2007, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jeremy Allison)
[ Thanks to Jeremy
Allison for this link. ]
"Most software development is a local activity, done directly
for the benefit of the people writing it.
"The wonderfully bureaucratic sounding "Directorate General for
Enterprise and Industry" of the European Union recently
commissioned an extensive study on what they call FLOSS
(Free/Libre/Open Source Software). The result is a mammoth 278-page
report you can read for yourself here..."