The Jargon of Freedom: 60 Words and Phrases with Context

Posted by scrubs on Aug 1, 2010 11:01 PM EDT
Free Software Magazine; By Terry Hancock
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What exactly does it mean when Richard Stallman says that the Creative Commons’ Attribution-ShareAlike license has a “Weak Copyleft”? Why exactly is it that “Freeware” and “Non-Free Software” mean the same thing, while “Free Software” is something else entirely? And what is this business with “Free Beer”, and where can I get some? If you’ve asked yourself these questions, this column is for you. Read the full article at Free Software Magazine.

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