LIVE: Richard Stallman @ UAlbany Recital Hall, 2/26/10

March 1st, 2010, 12:05 pm by Greg

On Friday afternoon, the University at Albany’s College of Computing & Information hosted a talk by renowned software developer and software freedom activist Richard Stallman, who discussed the Free Software Movement and the GNU/Linux Operating System.

THE PRE-SHOW:

Mr. Richard Stallman arrived a half-hour late, entered from the back of the hall, walked up on the stage with several bags, his coat and such and laid his things on and about the stage. He immediately started looking around the podium and stage for a plug where he could get “electric current” and questioned the audience if they could help as he searched.

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