New top story on Hacker News: What is free OS according to GNU?

What is free OS according to GNU?
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Free software means the users have the freedom to run, copy, distribute, study, change and improve the software. www.gnu.org Free software is a matter of liberty, not price. To understand the concept, you should think of “free” as in “free speech”, not as in “free beer”. More precisely, free software means users of a program have the four essential freedoms: – The freedom to run the program as you wish, for any purpose (freedom 0). – The freedom to study how the program works, and adapt it to your needs (freedom 1). Access to the source code is a precondition for this. – The freedom to redistribute copies so you can help your neighbor (freedom 2). – The freedom to improve the program, and release your improvements to the public, so that the whole community benefits (freedom 3). Access to the source code is a precondition for this. All Linuxes/BSDs you heard of are not free: https://ift.tt/1DXjoAb GNU/Linux distros you are never heard of are free: https://ift.tt/PL7IMF What the hell? I thought OpenBSD is free from blobs?

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