[sword-devel] Re: Re: Re: Development Process

Leandro Guimaraens Faria Corsetti Dutra leandro at dutra.fastmail.fm
Wed Jun 2 15:10:18 MST 2004

Em Tue, 01 Jun 2004 23:03:26 -0700, Chris Little escreveu:

> The term open source was coined by Christine Peterson, President
> of the Foresight Institute (http://www.foresight.org/), who did not found
> the OSI, has no relation to the DFSG, and is not even, for that matter, a
> programmer.  OSI adopted her term, sure, but don't pretend that they
> invented it.  Even Christine Peterson can't claim to being the true
> originator of this term since it has LONG been in use as a term referring
> to any publicly available source of information, prototypically
> newspapers.

	Checked this, looks like you are correct in the historical
facts but not on the relationships and interpretation.

	Check http://opensource.org./docs/history.php.

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