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[Discuss] Govt Source Code Policy

The US Fed. Govt. is proposing a pilot program to release at least 20% of
newly developed custom code as 'OSS'.  They're
accepting comments now.  And since it's hosted on GitHub, you "comment" via
the issue queue, and you can also fork the project and issue a pull request.

I forked it and created a pull request. proposing to use the
term 'Free Software' in place of 'Open Source'

If the government actually goes through with 'open sourcing' their work,
it's actually a giant corporate handout because companies will have greater
access to publicly funded works that they can then incorporate into
proprietary works.

What do you think?

Greg Rundlett

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