Richard stallman's return to the free software foundation's board of directors has drawn condemnation from many people in the free software community. Stallman founded the fsf in 1985 and acted as its president until 2019, when he resigned after.
Before being cancelled, stallman was the president of fsf.
Free software foundation richard stallman. His return to the board has led to a firestorm of protest. After the nonprofit renamed its founder to a leadership position despite years of complaints about his behavior, board members and contributors are heading for the exits. The chorus of disapproval over richard m stallman, founder and former president of the free software foundation (fsf), rejoining [theregister.com] the organisation has intensified as linux giant red hat confirmed [redhat.com] it was pulling funding.
When i first started using free software as a teenager in the mid 2000s, richard stallman’s lectures were among the biggest influences on me; It looks like that if the free software foundation wants to keep richard stallman on board it is going to lose a lot of support. An open letter signed by hundreds of people.
The board will be conducting a search. Those he considers less worthy, and those he has hurt with his words and actions, the osi board said in a statement on tuesday. The open source initiative calls upon the free software foundation to hold stallman responsible for past behavior, remove him from the organization’s leadership and work to address the harm he caused to all those he has excluded:
Stallman resigns by free software foundation contributions — published on sep 16, 2019 10:08 pm on september 16, 2019, richard m. Stallman, founder and president of the free software foundation, resigned as president and from its board of directors,” the free software foundation wrote. Richard stallman is known as the father of the gnu public license and is also the founder of the free software foundation.
On one hand, he’s been the biggest champion of free software for decades. He returns as one of the board directors, not as the president. Free software advocate richard stallman is rejoining the board of the free software foundation.
“on september 16, 2019, richard m. Richard founded the gnu project in 1983 and the free software foundation in 1985. I left both positions over the last 18 months and currently have no formal authority in the organization.
Nearly two years later, he has rejoined the organization's board, a move that has drawn heavy criticism and forced sponsors to withdraw funding. He launched the gnu project, which set the stage for linux. The free software foundation and richard stallman i served as a director and as a voting member of the free software foundation for more than a decade.
When the free software foundation (fsf) allowed disgraced founder richard m. Richard stallman is coming back to the board of the free software foundation, founded by himself 35 years ago (updatedx3) posted in free/libre software, fsf, gnu/linux at 3:17 pm by dr. In a talk at libreplanet, an annual event organized by the free software foundation, richard stallman announced that he is back at the free software foundation (fsf).
Richard stallman, or rms for short, has always been a divisive figure. I also saw the film revolution os and read eric raymond’s cathedral. Since controversial programmer richard stallman announced plans to rejoin the board of the free software foundation, fierce debate has ripped through the open source community.
“on september 16, 2019, richard m. For those who came in late, stallman left the foundation after he. Stallman, founder and president of the free software foundation, resigned as president and from its board of directors.
I strongly believe in free software ideology.i am the founder of libreboot, and its lead developer. Computers host websites composed of html and send text messages as simple as.lol. Richard stallman says he’s coming back to the fsf and he will hopefully lead the fsf again
Courtesy youtube the management team of the free software foundation has resigned, following the stepping down of. Stallman (rms) to rejoin its board, the fsf board members clearly had no idea how others would see the move. Richard stallman, the founder and former president of the free software foundation (fsf), has announced he is returning to the foundation as a board member.
The chorus of disapproval over richard m stallman, founder and former president of the free software foundation (fsf), rejoining the organisation has intensified as linux giant red hat confirmed it was pulling funding. Stallman, founder and president of the free software foundation, resigned as president and from its board of directors. That’s not the same thing but as the creator of.