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Comment: Meh. (Score 1) 551

by Arancaytar (#49016593) Attached to: RMS Objects To Support For LLVM's Debugger In GNU Emacs's Gud.el

While his original idea has some sound points, the ideological militancy with which he pursues it does more harm to free software than good at this point. BSD-style licenses are not the enemy of free software.

Shunning BSD goes far beyond attacking non-free software; it's shunning free software proponents who don't shun non-free software. What's next, refusing to work with developers who also contribute to BSD projects? Refusing to work with developers who don't refuse to work with those developers? Take that far enough and you're basically on your own.

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