For those of you under 30: are you aware of the free software (as in GNU) vs. open source (as in OSI) debate?

Please RT for visibility, I think my immediate circle is mostly older people 😆

@hisham_hm I'm not trying to be a smart ass, I'm just asking the question.

@mariusor It was most definitely a debate in the late 90s and early 2000s. The debate died off because the OSS camp essentially "won". My question was whether people was aware that this debate even happened.


@hisham_hm @mariusor I'm also an issue reporter on occasional issues found in some of the few system distributions approved by @fsf as being free/libre (because those have a stricter guideline than simple freedom of the software, thus also requiring commitments from the community around the distribution), besides being a freedom of the software reviewer for the . The FSF lists approved system distributions.

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