Free and Open Source Software


Basics of Git

Published on 2021-05-15 Git is a free and open source (I explain what open source means in this post) source control management (SCM) system originally developed by Linus Torvalds to help him manage the development of the Linux kernel. SCM can also mean source code management and it’s more commonly known as version control. Git […]


What is FOSS?

Published on 2021-05-15 FOSS stands for “Free and Open Source Software”. Many people probably haven’t heard the term FOSS. Even if they have heard it, they don’t fully understand what it means. The open source part is not too difficult to understand. The source code of the program or application is open or available to […]