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Re: Open source - Free software

From: David Kastrup
Subject: Re: Open source - Free software
Date: Fri, 29 Sep 2006 05:51:06 +0200
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Al Klein <rukbat@pern.invalid> writes:

> And, in the English-speaking world, "free" is almost always (let's
> say by millions to one, at least) used, when used with a product, to
> mean "with no charge".  *VERY FEW* people use free as in freedom
> when using it to modify the name of a product or product type.

When we are talking about the sort of medium in which expressions are
subject to copyright?

Free speech, free press, free software, patent free, free arts?

David Kastrup, Kriemhildstr. 15, 44793 Bochum

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