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eWeek: Commercializing Open-Source Stirs Debate

Aug 06, 2005, 13:00 (9 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols for this link. ]

"As Mozilla and the Debian Core Consortium move toward commercialization of open-source projects, open-source supporters debate whether this trend is a good idea.

"While analysts tend to see events like Mozilla spinning off a commercial company and the numerous small Debian companies and groups uniting behind the DCC (Debian Core Consortium) as part of a natural trend, some within the open-source community aren't happy about it..."

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