Outboard Brains for Mac OS X
Subject:   Open Source?
Date:   2003-08-06 02:34:50
From:   anonymous2
I would have thought that an O'Reilly web site would know what open source means. The article describes Xnippets as a "free open source application".
It's neither free (as in freedom): "40-Xnippet limit in place when you download", nor is any source available.
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  • Giles Turnbull photo Open Source?
    2003-08-06 05:44:32  Giles Turnbull | O'Reilly AuthorO'Reilly Blogger [View]

    Ooops, my bad. You can see why I need help from a second brain, can't you...?

    You're quite right, Xnippets is a shareware app, not open source at all.

    Mea culpa.