The Free Software Movement
Minneapolis, MN. Willey 175, on the Minneapolis West Bank campus, University of Minnesota, 225 19th Avenue S. Map at http://www1.umn.edu/twincities/maps/WilleyH/index.html. Parking at Lot 86, 19th Ave Ramp (http://www1.umn.edu/twincities/maps/19Ramp/), or 21st Ave Ramp (http://www1.umn.edu/twincities/maps/21Ramp/). The general page on Parking at the University is http://www1.umn.edu/pts/parking.htm. Richard Stallman will speak about the Free Software Movement, which campaigns for freedom so that computer users can cooperate to control their own computing activities. The Free Software Movement developed the GNU operating system, often erroneously referred to as Linux, specifically to establish these freedoms. This talk is free and open to the public and will accessible to all audiences.
Oct 21, 2008
from 06:30 PM to 08:30 PM
|Contact Name||Jenny Dalton|
|Contact Phone||dalton at cs dot umn dot edu|