OpenBSD's De Raadt Sings Stallman Blues
May 01, 2008, 15:00 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Alastair Otter)
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"The OpenBSD team traditionally makes available a new song with
each new release of its software. The songs, though often of
dubious lyrical quality, typically embody the current thinking of
the development team, in particular that of team leader Theo de
Raadt. In the past the songs have railed against proprietary
software developers and corporates and the challenges they throw in
the way of free software. This time, however, the target is the
Free Software Foundation's Richard Stallman.
"Late last year a very public fight broke out between Stallman,
a man known for his unbending opinions and Theo de Raadt, and
equally opinionated free software advocate..."