Tech Central Station: Open Source, Mugged by Reality?
Apr 19, 2005, 04:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sonia Arrison)
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[ Thanks to Jason
Greenwood for this link. ]
"The Open Source Business Conference held this month in San
Francisco was chock-full of information on how to make money using
open source software. Once a bastion for socialist thinking, the
open source (OS) community is finally coming of age.
"Usually, Open Source Software (OSS) products are free of charge
and many different individuals alter the code. For instance, the
Firefox browser, which can be used instead of Microsoft's Internet
Explorer, is an open source product..."