Reply to post: Re: why on Earth give this away for free to everyone on the planet

Did you know?! Ghidra, the NSA's open-sourced decompiler toolkit, is ancient Norse for 'No backdoors, we swear!'

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Re: why on Earth give this away for free to everyone on the planet

"It could be said that its where the notion of open source came from."

I would say the inverse could be true...

"The private entity is a privately funded entity and so all of its work belongs to the private entity."

... now disagree with that by inversion. Of course today, companies are trying to invert the inversion by making open source private.

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