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How Open is Your Open Source Vendor?

May 19, 2008, 18:00 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matthew Aslett)

"There was some interesting discussion following my post last week asking whether there is a growing rift between commercial open source software vendors and some aspects of the open source user community.

"Amongst the comments, Chris Marino of SnapLogic suggested that some of the tension might be eased by open source software vendors being more upfront about their intentions via the publication of social contracts. Examples include the Debian Social Contract and also Funambol's Open Source Project Social Contract..."

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