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What are disadvantages and advantages of an open source?

Curtis Rhodes

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Kevin Sutter on March 10, 2018

The advantages of open source software are: 1)Their source codes are available for all over the world.I.and any person with knowledge of programming can modify the program.You can create your own personalized version of the software.(prime advantage) 2)can be transferred from one user to another without the worry of being sued of software piracy. Disadvantages: 1) since anyone with a code can modify it,Any user with bad intentions, are prone to malware or other destructive softwares inside it.mostly possibl in Linux distros 2)open source software are not fully developed.

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