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Free Software is Ubiquitous.
It is working silently in the background, but it makes essential
contributions to our everyday life. Almost everytime you send or
receive emails or read web pages, free software is involved.
The GNU License and Other Documents
What does the GNU General Public License mean, and what
exactly is the GNU Project?