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There is nowadays no shortage of software for which the source is available, but which is also paid for as a service: Jenkins, git, etc.

The vast majority (90%, 99%, more?) of what makes GitHub a great and useful site is closed source.

I really appreciate RMS' purist stance because it brings my attention to the things I use, and how their openness or lack of openness affects me.

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