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Eric Raymond, one of the high priests of open source, has told the community that painful compromises are needed to the way it deals with closed source platforms and formats to avoid losing ground on desktops and new media players. Raymond said the community is not moving fast enough to engage with non-technical users whose …


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  1. michael deman

    You reap what you sow

    This is what the *BSD license was all about. Freedom.

    Freedom to use open source software as the end user sees fit, whether for commercial, private or public interest.

    The GPL is just as tyrannical as most other licenses.

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