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== Rules of thumb ==
 
== Rules of thumb ==
  
* All links and home pages should point to free software and free documentation.  
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* All links and homepages of projects should point to free software and free documentation.  
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* If a software program runs on proprietary operating system, then the version of the program that runs on free software should be as good or better.
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* Contact address for contributors should only be listed if they also appear publicly in a prominent and public manner on a website directly related to the project — we don't want generate more spam for free software authors.
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Revision as of 16:51, 19 March 2012

Please note this page is still under development.


Rules of thumb

  • All links and homepages of projects should point to free software and free documentation.
  • If a software program runs on proprietary operating system, then the version of the program that runs on free software should be as good or better.
  • Contact address for contributors should only be listed if they also appear publicly in a prominent and public manner on a website directly related to the project — we don't want generate more spam for free software authors.



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