[ubuntu-us-mi] wtf?!

David Barnett dhbarnett at gmail.com
Fri Apr 17 16:49:12 BST 2009

I'm bot saying to abandon the ideals of the gpl. But, using the gpl supports
the fsf. There are no lack of similar licences.

On Apr 17, 2009 11:46 AM, "Wolfger" <wolfger at gmail.com> wrote:

On Fri, Apr 17, 2009 at 10:55 AM, David Barnett <dhbarnett at gmail.com> wrote:
> Not giving money will...
But I *like* the GPL...

The root question here is "how do you get fanatics to stop acting all
fanatical?". If we can answer that question, we can  solve problems
much, much bigger than the FSF.

We need to treat them the way normal churches treat fanatical
churches. Which, so far as I can tell, is to mostly ignore them, and
answer any criticism of them with "that isn't us". They need to be

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