I don't know why people are so touchy about FOSS.
If I mention "photographer" or "security" or "Media" or "engineer" instead
of "FOSS", will the reaction be same?

On Wed, Jan 4, 2012 at 12:49 AM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan <> wrote:

> Can we stop dragging FOSS into every mail unless absolutely necessary?
> just to clarify.
> - Roads aren't designed with FOSS.
> - Camera firmware isn't FOSS.
> - Our brain doesn't have FOSS.
> - Bus ticketing isn't FOSS.

Well, Mediawiki and whole lot of other things used for Wikipedia related
activities are FOSS.
And in general, it is about contributing back to the society so that
everybody gets benefitted.  That's what is common in both FOSS as well as

> No offence intended.



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