Re: Thanks, and a Brief Survey

On Sun, Jan 17, 2010 at 4:55 PM, Philip Van Hoof <pvanhoof gnome org> wrote:

> Using the term "free software" helps because it leads people to make a
> connection with a philosophy that answers exactly that question. Other
> helpful measures can include more prominently displaying the fact that GNOME
> insists on freedom, and explanations of why software freedom is valuable.

As the GNOME community's values have a strong ethical ground, I question
the necessity of the FSF's philosophical help.

I believe the insinuation that we do is misplaced.

Support for free software != "FSF philosophical help." The FSF supports free software just like GNOME does.


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