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Groklaw: Don't go home, go big

Jan 04, 2011, 16:11 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Brian Proffitt)

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"Professionally, however, I think the time has come for Jones to seriously reevaluate the roles she and her team of Groklaw volunteers have within the free and open source community. I do not feel that such a reevaluation will or should end with the closure of the Groklaw web site, but change must indeed come and it may be painful.

"Over the years, the role of Groklaw has slowly shifted from an outright anti-SCO blog to (as its readership grew) a centralized documentation repository for other ongoing lawsuits in and around the FLOSS community, complete with editorial commentary. The overarching goal of the site seems to have been relatively static: defend the FLOSS community against misinformation based on legal attacks."

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