Subject: Re: About the term "libre software"
From: Brian Behlendorf <>
Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2004 14:01:11 -0700 (PDT)

On Tue, 14 Sep 2004, La Monte H.P. Yarroll wrote:
> In fact, English DOES have an adjective: libertine.  The term dies on
> connotations, but I like the idea of working on "libertine software" :-)...

Unfortunately most people will confuse that with "Libertarian", which 
associates with "screw the poor" and "can't win an election".  :)