@prassee It sure ain't libre. MS decided to add an addtional license agreement on top of the MIT license. MS will probably collect your data (see section 2 of the additional agreement). So typical of them.
The good news is that a stripped version of VSC exists named VSCodium. It was discussed recently here https://fosstodon.org/web/statuses/101342923895503137
@prassee it is libre, if you use an alternative distribution method like vscodium et al. I don't like how it became the de facto standard so quickly though, doesn't seem that special to me
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