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Groklaw: Peru Passes Free Software Law--That's Free as in Free Speech

Sep 27, 2005, 13:45 (0 Talkback[s])

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"Peru has passed its law encouraging procurement of Free Software by the government. Please note that the law is about Free Software, not Open Source, as opposed to proprietary software, distinguished by license...

"The law defines free software and proprietary software by means of the licenses, as per my own translation:

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