Richard Stallman

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Richard Matthew Stallman
Birthday
BirthplaceNew York City, United States
NationalityAmerican
Occupation
President of the Free Software Foundation
Known for Free software movement, GNU, Emacs, GCC

Richard Stallman

(person)
Richard M. Stallman. Founder of the GNU project. He resigned from the AI lab at MIT so he would be free to produce free software which he could then distribute on his own terms. He went on to establish the Free Software Foundation to support the production of free software and ensure its free distribution.

E-mail: <rms@gnu.ai.mit.edu>.
References in periodicals archive ?
Stallman, Richard, "Using and Porting the GNU Compiler Collection," Free Software Foundation, Boston, MA.