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Open Source and Software Allergies

Sep 13, 2010, 20:04 (0 Talkback[s])

"One of the reasons they put ingredient labels on food is so you can make sure you won't eat something that might kill you. Why don't we do the same thing with software?

"Okay, maybe it won't kill you, but it could make you sick to find out that the software you installed contains an ingredient (sub-component) with critical security vulnerabilities or licensing terms you can't stomach."

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