[ILUG] Irish Authors of Free software (was RMS: KDE in violation of GPL)
Padraig.Brady at compaq.com
Wed Sep 6 14:18:11 IST 2000
I strongly agree that there should be a Projects
section on www.linux.ie, where you can display
the list by Author or project name.
Links could be made to cork.linux.ie etc. where
appropriate, which has made a good start.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Donncha O Caoimh [mailto:donncha.ocaoimh at tradesignals.com]
> Sent: 06 September 2000 13:50
> To: mike at trailmarks.com; ILUG
> Subject: Re: [ILUG] RMS: KDE in violation of GPL
> Many of the people arguing here have released free software. Not sure
> about www.linux.ie, but take a look at http://cork.linux.ie/projects/
> There's some stuff from Lars Hecking and myself listed there.
> Mike Bennett wrote:
> > When hearing various people going on about the merits of
> > one license model over another I often wonder exactly how many
> > of those highly opinionated people have actually released any
> > software back to the "community"? Its far easier to talk than
> > contribute in a constructive way (which flame wars rarely are).
> > Since the "Irish free software scene" doesn't seem to have much
> > presence in terms of packages released I think it'd be a good idea
> > to have a section on the web site listing various people's software
> > contributions?
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