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Submission + - Disney Channel Sitcom Denigrates Open-Source Software (theregister.co.uk)

Dr. Manhattan writes: "In a recent episode of the Disney channel sitcom Shake It Up, a stereotypical 'nerd' character manages to bring down a school network due to a "virus... hidden in" "open source code". Naturally, this is a "rookie mistake". Hopefully this is just a case of writers reaching for random buzzwords, though some speculate it's "anti-open-source propaganda."
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Disney Channel Sitcom Denigrates Open-Source Software

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Is it possible that software is not like anything else, that it is meant to be discarded: that the whole point is to always see it as a soap bubble?

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