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____/ Homer on Sunday 10 Jul 2011 21:32 : \____
> Verily I say unto thee, that Kari Laine spake thusly:
>> So often on this NG the Windows zealots try to use Windows and
>> Micro$oft products as some sort of free market competition success
>> Microsoft is a convicted monopolist.
>> Officers of the company have lied under oath.
>> They have been shown manufacture evidence.
>> They have been proved steal the technology of companies.
>> They have been proved pressure partners to kill competition.
>> They have been proved to fake demos (vaporware) to kill competition.
>> They have been proved to pressure OEMs to kill competition.
>> They have been proved to alter OS and applications to harm competition.
>> Do we need to go on?
>> *NO* argument is acceptable if it is designed to build on the premise
>> that Microsoft "competes" or "innovates" anything.
> Here's another, so we don't forget what we are /for/:
> The GPL protects your altruism because it makes sure your donation to
> the public does not get used against them.
Now we need AGPLvX. More and more services ('cloud') hack around the social
contract. There's also TiVoisation and patent extortion now... so AGPLv3
would be a fine choice.
~~ Best of wishes
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