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Wednesday Morning Photos from the Open Source Convention

by Derrick Story
07/24/2002

State of the Onion

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Larry Wall's "State of the Onion" on Tuesday night provided not only perspective on Perl's progress, but technology as a whole.

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Larry Lessig

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During his keynote address, "Freeing Culture," Larry Lessig says now, not later, is the time to support the organizations who are fighting for our freedom to innovate.

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Stallman Keynote

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Richard Stallman says that the Free Software movement can't afford to give ground to big business because too much ground has already been lost.

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Saint Stallman

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With tongue in cheek, Richard Stallman, President of the Free Software Foundation, dons a halo and robe to visually reinforce the nobility of his cause.

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Larry Asks Richard

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At the end of Richard Stallman's address, Perl creator Larry Wall asks about the coexistence of various licenses that have common aspects, but major differences too.

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Standing Ovation

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Unusual for a technology conference, both Larry Lessig and Richard Stallman (shown here) received standing ovations after their keynote addresses.

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Larry Answers Questions

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In what has become a tradition after a Larry Lessig keynote, an informal Q&A session follows on the floor.

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Want to see more photos and conference coverage? Check out all of our ongoing Open Source Convention Coverage -- we'll be updating the page frequently!

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