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From: Jon Lech Johansen <jon@...>
Subject: Re: avifile ebuild requires divx4linux and win32codecs on x86
Date: Mon, 28 Apr 2003 11:18:03 +0200
On Mon, Apr 28, 2003 at 04:02:25AM +0200, Frantz Dhin (fd@...) wrote:
> Why are you carrying on this discussion here for-bloody-ever? There are
> no lawyers here or noone even halfways qualified to have this
> discussion, and you are certainly not one either.

As someone who has been deeply involved in copyright issues for the last
3 years, I'd say I'm halfway qualified to discuss simple copyright
issues. I'm not a lawyer, but I have two. 

> I do not see why you are so hell bent on complaining on behalf of
> Microsoft and Apple. 

I don't see any moral difference between violating Microsoft's copyright
and violating Gentoo's copyright. As a Gentoo user I'm concerned about
the Gentoo project engaging in copyright infringement. 

-- 
Jon Lech Johansen
jon@...
nanocrew.net/blog/

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omnibus est vitae; sed famam extendere factis,
hoc virtutis opus.

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avifile ebuild requires divx4linux and win32codecs on x86
-- Jon Lech Johansen
Re: avifile ebuild requires divx4linux and win32codecs on x86
-- Tony Clark
Re: avifile ebuild requires divx4linux and win32codecs on x86
-- Jon Lech Johansen
Re: avifile ebuild requires divx4linux and win32codecs on x86
-- Jon Lech Johansen
Re: avifile ebuild requires divx4linux and win32codecs on x86
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