Tag : richard stallman
Written byon Oct. 30, 2012 .
Name: Free Software Free Society
Free Software Free Society: Selected Essays of Richard M. Stallman, 2nd Edition
This book collects the writing of Richard Stallman in a manner that will make its subtlety and power clear. The essays span a wide range, from copyright to the history of the free software movement. They include many arguments not well known, and among these, an especially insightful account of the changed circumstances that render copyright in the digital world suspect. They will serve as a resource for those who seek to understand the thought of this most powerful man–powerful in his ideas, his passion, and his ...
Written byon Sept. 28, 2012 .
Name: Richard Stallman
created a simple solution to a complex problems
one who finds an elegant solution to a complex problem is called a hacker
founded Free Software Foundation
author of copyleft
General Public License (GPL)
author of GNU C Compiler Collection (GCC)
author of Emacs
GNU is not Unix
a free operating system
a cultural revolution started in 1984