Re: Why we need Debian (ZDNet)
LWN Newsticker wrote:
> Why we need Debian (ZDNet)
> Press, July 7 (Friday)
> Evan Leibovitch takes a moment to talk about why Debian is
> the most important Linux distribution. "In a world of
> NDA-bound business agreements, Debian is an open book. In a
> world of mission statements, Debian has a Social Contract. At
> a time when commercial distributors are striving to see how
> much proprietary software they can pack into a box of Linux,
> Debian remains the bastion of software freedom -- living
> proof that you can have a fully functional and usable
> operating system without needing any proprietary code.
>  http://www.zdnet.com/enterprise/stories/main/0,10228,2598156,00.html
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