kris at melon.org
Sat Apr 13 01:57:31 EDT 2002
On Fri, Apr 12, 2002 at 10:50:58AM -0400, Russell McOrmond wrote:
> If keeping the knowledge-police out of our private homes, personal
> computers/etc, means that DirectTV, Hollywood, and other such companies
> cannot sell their wares to us, then so-be-it.
Oh the wishful thinking - next you'll be claiming that the BSA leaves
companies alone just because those companies use free software.
Copyright-holders have really taken to acting like (pre-magna carta)
feudal lords. this is one the reasons that legislation to give them
more legal power is so frightening.
Kristofer Coward http://unripe.melon.org/
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