Open Source Software

I am not your supplier. So all your Software Supply Chain ideas? You are not buying from a supplier, you are a raccoon digging through dumpsters for free code. So I would advise you to put these rules in the same dumpster. And remember. I am not a supplier. Because THIS SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”[1]

What Is OSS

Open-source software (OSS) is computer software that is released under a license in which the copyright holder grants users the rights to use, study, change, and distribute the software and its source code to anyone and for any purpose.[2]

Open source software has been a boon for software development, allowing the velocity of development to increase quite quickly thorugh sharing and distribution of resources. And while this feels all well and utopian, this paradigm has serious drawbacks:


  1. I Am Not A Supplier

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