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Linux: The OS For The Greedy

Nov 17, 2008, 20:31 (1 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for this link. ]

"Spreading the love
The Linux crowd is adamant about the spread of the operating system. Noob support forums are set up and missionaries are sent to third world countries to fight the evil lock-in and illegal practices of the unmentionable one. I argue that this is not for anything other than the love of their creation and the love of their freedom. They gain from others using Linux and the unmentionable one being wiped out for good. They present the offering in a symbiotic manner, offering not "we want to share with you" as a reason, but instead "this is better and it's cheaper/free, use this to your advantage"."

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