I've rewritten my personal website using this https://github.com/ptrpov/ptrpov . I've made some significant changes. Like I did on my previously (built from scratch) website, I'd like to add ...

  • A summary on what the open source software does and how you are going to use it would help. May 14 '18 at 0:53

The potential problem that immediately comes to mind is tivoilation.

Tivoization: Some companies have created various different kinds of devices that run GPLed software, and then rigged the hardware so that they can change the software that's running, but you cannot. If a device can run arbitrary software, it's a general-purpose computer, and its owner should control what it does. When a device thwarts you from doing that, we call that tivoization.


  • @Klaus thank for (ptrpov.com) May 14 '18 at 5:02
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    It is not clear to me what this answer has to do with the question. Tivoization is about embedding GPL code in consumer devices. Could you please explain the connection between a website and Tivoization?
    – amon
    May 14 '18 at 19:48

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