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Don't underestimate the licensing problem

Free software doesn't mean anarchy: companies using free software as a contribution to their projects should evaluate the limitations contained in that software's license. The sooner, the better

The terms free software and open source software are often used as synonyms. The truth is that there are actually various types of licence that determine how a 'free' software's code can be used with and within tools developed by other parties. It is better to be informed about such legal terms before discovering that the code your company used as a foundation for your newest application was not available for re-use.

Click the below link for the Network World Online article (in Italian) discussing the matter.

Click here for the full article (in Italian)
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