This web page is last updated at Thursday Jan 16, 2020  around 20:33 by Priscilla Felicia Harmanus,  1993 from the Netherlands

I was talking with some friends recently, friends who don't own a computer. They were thinking of getting one so they could use Amazon.com to buy books and CDs. Not to use "the Internet," not to use "the Web," but to use Amazon.com.

Now, that's the classic definition of a "killer application": one that makes someone go out and buy a computer.

You have seen Ubuntu/Linux installed in a friends PC. That's a nice program, can I have a copy?
the ubuntu compilation

proprietary.vs.closed.software → this is a new web page → process to freedom → Priscilla, 1993, NL

You have seen Ubuntu/Linux installed in a friends PC. That's a nice program, can I have a copy?

 

Picking points in history where certain practices became paradigms, showing how they became part of the populair "open source" mindset ♀

You may view the personal website of Priscilla here. The views here are my personal views, and those of the "linux open source mindset".


Friends PC
Happily Honest from Priscilla
GNU/Linux




" I am in search of an easy way to explain to others what free software is and why it matters,
wondering why I myself should be concerned about computer user-freedom ".

Yes, then this TEDx talk by RMS

Free Software Free Society by Richard M. Stallman from the Free Software Foundation -  jul 31, 2014


 
Linux Report: What every Retailer should know from Microsoft feb 15, 2001

Microsoft published this paper on 15th of February 2001 as a Microsoft WORD-document, available under http://www.microsoft.com/europe/industry/retail/news/2501.htm

 

 

You have seen Ubuntu/Linux installed in a friends PC. That's a nice program, can I have a copy?
Ubuntu desktop


How to install proprietary software in Ubuntu ☺?
Ubuntu is delivered by Canonical, the company that makes and distributes Ubuntu.

Xeoma Video Surveillance Software


Priscilla F. Harmanus, 1993 from the Netherlands

Is Your Son A Computer Hacker? 

There is no cloud. Its just someone else's computer.


The Movement Two Bits by Christoper M. Kelty

■ proprietary.vs.closed.software/ friends PC
■ There is no cloud. It's just someone else's computer. You have seen Ubuntu/Linux
■ installed in a friends PC.  That's a nice copy, can I have a copy?  Process to
■ freedom, opening the door to a better computing.

■ Priscilla maakt video
■ Is Your Son A Computer Hacker? The Free Software Movement │GNU/Linux │ICS/SCADA
■ Bob provides answers & Priscilla asks questions - from YouTube

■ GNU/Linux & Richard M. Stallman Process to Freedom

  Pronouncing: GNU stands for "GNU is Not Unix". 

■ Personal site of Priscilla from happilyhonest.com

Useful links


If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.

You have seen Ubuntu/Linux installed in a friends PC. That's a nice program, can I have a copy?



Arguing with a woman
is like reading the Software

 License Agreement


In the end,
you ignore everything and

 click "I agree"



Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to this debate.
The motion for the debate today is..

 

What got you into linux

Open Source PLC Platform <3 ??

Ok, so to that one person who watch my videos and are now looking at my blog, this might be interesting to you. First, when I got started this whole blogging thing, I really had no idea what it was all about. Come to think of it, I still have no idea. 

"Life is a collection of fragments, it's up to us to write the story." This is the central theme of this website, and my personal site. It is a report of fragments in my personal and professional life. Sometimes as part of a broader story, much more often (probably) not.


♥︎ GNU/Linux ♥︎
Richard Stallman & Priscilla


You have seen Ubuntu/Linux installed in a friends PC. That's a nice program, can I have a copy?


 "Free software is a matter of liberty, not price.
To understand the concept, you should think of free as in free speech, not as in free beer."

  —Richard Stallman



Let me share a couple things with you here. First off, I want to sincerely apologize for some things I did say, things that were way off base and even if they were situationally true, they didn't add anything of value to the conversation.

It never was my intention to attack anyone personally....

My sights were set on correcting some obvious misconceptions. It was a focused attack on ignorance but with some unsolicited commentary on a particular group.

You have seen Ubuntu/Linux installed in a friends PC. That's a nice program, can I have a copy?
You have seen Ubuntu/Linux installed in a friends PC. That's a nice program, can I have a copy?


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Anyway, proprietary.vs.closed.software/ is hosted with the webhosting company STRATO because that’s what a friend of mine was using. Other recommendations for Web hosting companies:

■ Gandi "No Bullshit"

■ The Positive Internet Company

  

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War is peace. Freedom is slavery. Ignorance is strength. Proprietary software is open


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