Photos: Inside the Free Software Foundation

Photos: Inside the Free Software Foundation

Summary: We took a trip to Massachusetts to see the headquarters of the free software movement


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  • Joshua Ginsberg, a senior systems administrator for the FSF, is one of the two full-time system administrators employed by the organisation.

  • John Sullivan, who works as a programme administrator for the FSF. His responsibilities include maintaining the FSF Web site and resources concerning the next version of the GPL.

  • The main room in the FSF office. Seated at the desk on the left is Niibe Yutaka, the chairman of the Free Software Initiative Japan, who was visiting the FSF during our visit.

    The FSF has a number of sister organisations, including FSF Europe, FSF India, Free Software Initiative Japan and FSF Latin America. These organisations are generally self-funded and independently run.

     "We want to have separate organisations with control over their own destiny," says Brown.

Topics: Apps, Software Development

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