Written by: Sam Varghese | Published in: Open SourceThe maintainer of the Free Software Foundation's GNU grep and GNU sed projects has resigned, after looking after them for three and eight years respectively.
This announcement was written by the FSF's volunteer High Priority Projects Committee.
Nine and a half years ago the first
of the High Priority Free Software Projects (HPP) list debuted with
only four projects, three of them related to
Java. Eighteen months
later, Sun began to free Java
current HPP list
includes fourteen categories mentioning over forty distinct projects.
Written by: Sam Varghese | Published in: Open SourceThe founder of the Free Software Foundation, Richard M. Stallman, has slammed Ubuntu over its provision of Amazon search results for a regular search, prompting Canonical's community manager, Jono Bacon, to hit back, accusing him of spreading fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD).