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  1. an organization dedicated to promoting open-source software

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  2. The organization was founded in February 1998, by Bruce Perens and Eric S. Raymond, prompted by Netscape Communications Corporation publishing the source code for its flagship Netscape Communicator product

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  3. Later, in August 1998 the organization added a board of directors

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  4. Raymond was president from its founding until February 2005

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  5. The current president is Michael Tiemann

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