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FUSE for macOS: Why a popular open source library became closed source and commercially licensed

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Re: fairness

The whole cloud business is built exploiting open source code giving back almost nothing (or your competitors will get your improvement for free).

Especially Stalllman couldn't see it coming - and the GPL license is giving Amazon, Microsoft, Google and Facebook a lot of free code without no need to pay anything back.

Even mainstream media are starting to understand that:

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/12/15/technology/amazon-aws-cloud-competition.html

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