Skype telephone giveaway- but not for Linux users

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at
Tue Jun 12 23:33:20 UTC 2007

On 13/06/07, manchicken <manchicken at> wrote:
> Please forgive me for valuing freedom.  I was merely brought up to think that
> taking someone's freedom away was wrong.

Companies who produce proprietary software do not take away your
freedom. I agree that Microsoft (the usual target of linux freedom
fighters) does take every step possible to restrict the end users'
freedom, but that is not true of all proprietary software companies.

>  If you're okay with such atrocities
> that's your thing... just don't be surprised when I choose to oppose the
> restriction of freedom and all who approve of it.

It's an atrocity that a software company will not let you modify and
redistribute their code?

Dotan Cohen

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