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What is free software?
- Free software is software that grants freedom to its users
- Freedom is granted by use of an appropriate copyright license
- Free licenses grant the users the right to run, study, copy, modify and redistribute modified copies of the software
- Without a copyright license, none of the above is permitted by international copyright laws (Berne copyright convention); see also http://www.templetons.com/brad/copymyths.html