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Mark Shuttleworth Answers At Length
Posted by Philipp Esselbach on: 04/05/2005 11:35 AM [ Print | 0 comment(s) ]
SlashDot has published an interview with Mark Shuttleworth
A long, long time ago, you asked questions of Mark Shuttleworth -- astronaut, entrepreneur, activist, and now chief of Debian-and-GNOME based distribution Ubuntu Linux. Mark's been understandably busy running the world of Ubuntu, especially considering the imminent release of the group's newest version, Hoary Hedgehog. He's answered below questions on everything from what makes it worth paying for a trip to space to how software offered with source, for free, and under a liberal license (aka Free software) can sustain itself and its creators. Read on for his answers.