Subject: Re: [Frank da Cruz : Re: Kermit and NetBSD]
To: Frank da Cruz <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: netbsd-advocacy
Date: 11/24/1999 19:06:57
Frank da Cruz <> writes:
> How do you define "open source"?

"Open Source" isn't a random term. It is a trademark that can be
applied to code only that meets the Open Source Definition.


Kermit does not meet these criteria, objectively speaking. I find this
to be a shame, since I used to use Kermit regularly, but...

Perry Metzger
"Ask not what your country can force other people to do for you..."