Running modified code
Posted Dec 12, 2012 3:52 UTC (Wed) by bjartur
In reply to: Reasoning backwards
Parent article: Stallman: Ubuntu Spyware: What to Do?
Let's define freedom 4 then.
4. The freedom to run modified versions of your program, for any purpose.
Note that, just as RMS has clearly stated already, this is not the right to run modified versions of your program. Vendors are free to distribute software on ROM. They must not expressly restrict owners' writing to memory.
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