the fact that free market people aren't immediately threatened by free/open source software anymore isn't a good thing
@polymerwitch There's all kinds of ways that free/open source software is getting rigged to be basically proprietary software with a PR department, or effort. That's the intent from some corners, anyway. It's frustrating
@polymerwitch Free, but we'll make it hard to develop for without controlling what you do, and who you pay. Free, but only in the sense of "free to use for study and research". Free, but I'll give you a ton of crap over forking the codebase. Etc
@polymerwitch I'd CC the president of the FSF if it didn't mean everyone within four social links to us would get harassed for a week
@polymerwitch The free market pretty much started open source to use free software with their hardware that required their proprietary software.
@polymerwitch as a strong supporter of a freed market I looje forward to the day when the market elimnates freedom-denying non-free closed source software
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