International Journal of Computer Applications
The basic perception behind open source software is: when programmers can read, reorganize and modify the source code for a piece of software and the software emerge. The authors examine the appearance of open source software in computer science education. They will undertake with a concise tutorial on open source software introduction, including a depiction of major popular open source licenses. Later, they deliberate the use of open source software in education discipline. They present some advantage of open source software in the field of education Finally, they focus on the use of open source software in computer science education.