Why is Fedora not a Free GNU/Linux distributions?

Francis Earl francis.earl at gmail.com
Tue Jul 15 18:43:34 UTC 2008

> I didn't say the larger contributors shouldn't get credited.  I object
> to the FSF asking for credit *only for them*.  Asking for Linux
> distros to be called GNU/Linux makes it sound like the FSF created
> Linux, Firefox, Apache, Perl, Gnome, OO, and all those other big parts
> of common distros.  *That* I object to.

Just putting it out there, but Gnome is a GNU project... or at least it
was before the GNOME Foundation was created, and is still advertised as
such on GNU's site.

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