The Importance of the 'Completely Libre' Distributions
Dec 04, 2007, 23:30 (2 Talkback[s])
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"The appearance in the past year of so-called 'completely libre'
distributions such as gNewSense and Gobuntu, especially against the
backdrop of existing distributions, like BLAG, Dyne:bolic, Ututo
and others, might seem to point to an increased interest in
software freedom. Should we be looking for the 'rise of the
completely libre distros,' or is there something more subtle that
we should notice?
"I don't know about you, but the announcements of gNewSense and
Gobuntu over the past year got me wondering if we might see more
such distributions coming down the pike..."