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* disambiguates "free as in freedom" from "free as in beer"
 
* disambiguates "free as in freedom" from "free as in beer"
 
* it is used extensively in free/libre software and free/libre knowledge contexts to emphasise the freedom perspective.
 
* it is used extensively in free/libre software and free/libre knowledge contexts to emphasise the freedom perspective.
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This is not intended as a "fork".
  
 
[[User:KTucker|K]] 15:51, 4 March 2012 (EST)
 
[[User:KTucker|K]] 15:51, 4 March 2012 (EST)
 
  
 
==Alternatively==
 
==Alternatively==
  
 
* Work the word "libre" into the [[Definition|Free Cultural Works Definition]] making its meaning clear (free as in freedom as defined here. - [[User:KTucker|K]] 15:51, 4 March 2012 (EST)
 
* Work the word "libre" into the [[Definition|Free Cultural Works Definition]] making its meaning clear (free as in freedom as defined here. - [[User:KTucker|K]] 15:51, 4 March 2012 (EST)

Revision as of 15:52, 4 March 2012

Rationale

The word "libre" is in danger of being diluted which will eliminate its advantages:

  • disambiguates "free as in freedom" from "free as in beer"
  • it is used extensively in free/libre software and free/libre knowledge contexts to emphasise the freedom perspective.

This is not intended as a "fork".

K 15:51, 4 March 2012 (EST)

Alternatively