Linspires Proprietary Mix

By eweek  |  Posted 2006-05-08 Email Print this article Print

Can you have open-source goodness and proprietary software in one Linux distribution? Linspire says yes, but Cyber Cynic Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols and others are not so sure.

Critics say Linspire is legitimating proprietary code at the expense of open source. Strong words, but there are many sides of this issue as Vaughn-Nichols explores in this podcast. Duration: 13:25 Click here to download this podcast.

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