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2004-08-18

Linus Torvalds on Open Source vs Closed

“It’s the right way to do things. I compare it to science vs. witchcraft. In science, the whole system builds on people looking at other people’s results and building on top of them. In witchcraft, somebody had a small secret and guarded it – but never allowed others to really understand it and build on it.”

Fantastic

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