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Theo - Stallman flamewar!

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  • .. for people that don't want to read the bigass thread..

    Theo doesn't really respond much in this so I'd hardly call it a flamewar between Stallman and Theo.

    Here is a timeline..

    Richard said somewhere (not in the thread but in the world) that BSD isn't free as its package manager suggests users of that operating system to download non-free software. Non-free in the sense of both BSD or GPL.

    This starts big troll fests on the BSD mailing lists where people pretend Stallman said things he didn't or that he mean

God helps them that themselves. -- Benjamin Franklin, "Poor Richard's Almanac"