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Libervis: On Keeping an Open Mind

Mar 05, 2007, 22:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Danijel Orsolic)

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"This is not an FSF publication and even if it were associated with FSF in some official way, it wouldn't be an FSF propaganda site, contrary to what some might be thinking. This is a discussion site and keeping an open mind is one of the top priorities here. Unfortunately, this doesn't seem to be such an important principle to some in the GNU community. For quite a few times now I have encountered what I believe to be a dangerous trend among some people in the GNU community.

"It usually comes down to the animosity some of them seem to feel towards the Open Source initiative and anyone who has anything to do with it, especially 'ESR' or Eric Steven Raymond. Of course, the likely source of this animosity can be traced back to philosophical and ideological disagreements, but can these disagreements justify this animosity...?"

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