The Free Software
Magazine, Issue 01, has just been published by Free
Software Foundation, China Academy or FSF-China. It is available
in html and pdf
and printed copies can also be ordered from
The content is also available from a mirror in the USA at www.free-
This magazine is supported by the FSF and is dedicated specifically to
free software. Its includes technical
articles, news and essays about free software projects and of general
From the publisher:
About Free Software Magazine
Free Software Managzine is a free (the "free" in freedom) magazine
devoted to the global free software community. It is published in
online electronic form on the web (www.rons.net.cn)
and in printed paper copies by RON's
Datacom Co., Ltd..
with the direct support of Free Software
and Free Software Foundation, China Academy. We invite you to read and
How to get involved
If you want to contribute to Free Software Magazine, you can do it
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- Write an article. Go see the Submission Guidelines listed as
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Authors: Please read the following guidelines before you submit us your
These are the legal and organizational issues you should be aware of
before submitting your article to us:
All articles we will accept should be under free license which is
Free Software Foundation, Inc. and it should submitted via email to
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the GNU FDL of the copyleft license
as the default, but if you have your own reason and not allow others
to change/modify your points and views, then you should at least
reach the minimium freedom requirement like this:
© 200x Your Name.
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Generally, we will not make major edits without your consent. Do not
submit articles to Free Software Magazine that you have submitted to
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