Subject: Re: On illegal software in an academic assignment ...
From: J. Simon van der Walt (email@example.com)
Date: Sun Nov 13 2005 - 12:28:15 EST
> From: Richard Wentk <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> So while I'm no fan of huge corporations, I've yet to see any evidence that
> OpenSource projects offer *users* - not programmers or web geeks, but end
> users - a realistic alternative on the desktop. If there is an ethical and
> pragmatic alternative, OpenSource doesn't seem to be it.
Ah, but there is some seriously useful free, open source stuff! Audacity?
The Gimp? Firefox? And dozens of little utilities I use every day to enhance
OSX are built on foss stuff.
-- J. Simon van der Walt ----- Composer <http://www.jsimonvanderwalt.com>
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