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ZDNet UK: Sun: Open Source Is About Self-Interest

Jun 28, 2006, 16:45 (17 Talkback[s])
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"For open source to prosper, people need to stop thinking of it as 'free' and instead think of it as 'connected capitalism,' delegates at an open-source conference in London were told on Tuesday.

"Speaking at the Open Source Business Conference, Sun Microsystems' chief open-source officer, Simon Phipps, said that open source had been focused for too long on sharing code instead of what he called 'the enrichment of the commons...'"

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