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ZDNet UK: Sun: Open Source Is About Self-Interest

Jun 28, 2006, 16:45 (17 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Colin Barker)

"For open source to prosper, people need to stop thinking of it as 'free' and instead think of it as 'connected capitalism,' delegates at an open-source conference in London were told on Tuesday.

"Speaking at the Open Source Business Conference, Sun Microsystems' chief open-source officer, Simon Phipps, said that open source had been focused for too long on sharing code instead of what he called 'the enrichment of the commons...'"

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