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Re: Please don't refer to Emacs as "open source"

From: Richard Stallman
Subject: Re: Please don't refer to Emacs as "open source"
Date: Sun, 19 Jun 2011 07:47:19 -0400

    Maybe there is a "gray zone" for GPL software used on a web server?

It is not very gray.  The GNU AGPL adds the requirement that if you
run the program on a server, you make its source available to the
users of that server.  The GNU GPL does not require this.

Dr Richard Stallman
President, Free Software Foundation
51 Franklin St
Boston MA 02110
www.fsf.org, www.gnu.org
Skype: No way! That's nonfree (freedom-denying) software.
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