Posted by: PerlCoder
on December 20, 2008 06:34 AM
Unlike 22.214.171.124, I do care about the ideals behind FOSS. While it's not always possible to use only FOSS software, I appreciate someone like Bruce who is concerned about proprietary extensions to FOSS software. Despite what most people think, FOSS isn't just about saving money. It's also about freedom -- the freedom to do what you want with code, and the freedom to understand how code works and build on that understanding.
Here's one guy who's going to look a little more carefully before he downloads his next extension for Firefox. Err... Iceweasel. :)