Free/Libre, and Open Source Software
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WPF IIS-MA (im 2. Semester)
WPF INF-MA (im 2. Semester)
This course introduces students to Free/Libre, and Open Source Software (FLOSS). It takes the classic form of a lecture with associated weekly exercises.
The topics of the lectures are:
More details can be found in the course syllabus at
Students of computer science (Informatik) should note that this is course is less about technology and more about economics and the software industry.
The course combines weekly lectures with homework. Homework typically involves reading materials and summarizing these readings in short one-page documents.
The overall schedule can be found at
Students will gain a conceptual understanding of