Debian rejects software patent FUD

It took a long while before the largest free software development organization, Debian, came out with a strong statement against software patent.

In its policy statement, it recognizes the threat that patents pose to free software. In this light, the statement provides guidance for Debian community members confronted with patent issues away from fear, uncertainty and doubt (FUD).

Read the statement here.

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