Re: Freedom to give your feedom away. Freedom to know it.
> If you really have freedom, you can give
> it away for your personal choice. And
> you are free to want it back at any
> With free software it's possible to
> find out freedom violations. To follow
> your example, if your firewall were
> closed sourced one guy after you could
> hardly found out if your program
> violates something or not.
That is not right. You do not have to publish what you are using. If you sell the firewall, anybody can look inside it, but if you just build and use it, you can do anything with it, without giving anybody a chance legally to figure out, what it really does.
Just my humble Thoughts on that stetement