Originally Published: Friday, 12 May 2000 Author: Rob Bos
Published to: daily_feature/Linux.com Feature Story Page: 1/1 - [Printable]

Why Free Software Matters

Why is Linux important? What does mere software matter, in a world where children are starving, where people are dying in unjust wars, where ignorance and stupidity undermine everything we do? There are plenty of good causes to subscribe to; in every corner of the world there is something that is worth doing.