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That term was promoted in 1998 by some who liked free software but disagreed with the ideals of the free software movement.
The Free Software Movement, started along with GNU, advocates and defends these freedoms worldwide.
One of Moglen's essays on the Free Software Movement is available online at http://moglen.
Keynote speakers include Richard Stallman, founder of the GNU Project and one of the leaders of the free software movement, and Eric Raymond, a Linux pioneer, consultant and author of several books dealing with open-source systems.
The XFree86 Project embodies the essence of the free software movement," said Charlie Greco, IDG World Expo president and CEO.
The two other finalists for the award were: Donald Knuth for his TeX and METAFONT systems, which developed a new paradigm for typesetting and for his technique of literate programming; and John Gilmore for his work with Cygnus Solutions, the first company dedicated to supporting free software, as well as for his continued championship of the Free Software movement.
Mandrake owes a lot of its success to KDE and the Free Software movement.
We owe much of our success to KDE and Free Software movement," said Gael Duval, co-founder, MandrakeSoft.
FSF is one of the associations on the forefront of expanding the free software movement, and IDG is recognizing the dedication of this group with the `IDG/Linus Torvalds Community' award.
By Rachel Chalmers The first commercial trade show held for Linux has triggered a bout of soul-searching among the leading lights of the open source and free software movements.
OpenMoko's heart lies deep into the components and resources of the Open Source and Free Software Movements.

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