[conspire] What's wrong with "FLOSS"

Rick Moen rick at linuxmafia.com
Sun Apr 17 12:44:31 PDT 2005

Quoting Christian Einfeldt (einfeldt at earthlink.net):

> Some major progress in promoting open source is occuring in Spanish 
> speaking and Portuguese speaking countries.  

Good point.  Most languages don't have the ambiguities that plague the
English word "free".  Thus, French-speakers speak of "logiciels libres"
without semantic problems.  So, I imagine something similar applies in
espagnol y portugues.

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