[forum] Re: Fabricated responses
Wed, 07 Apr 2004 10:57:12 +0200
mark kandianis wrote:
> >And what and when did you send to me personally (i.e. privately)?
> you know man i don't like getting into pissing contests with people.
You've never sent me anything personally (in private).
> it's bad karma. let's just say you made a mistake and won't do it again.
I've made no mistake. And, BTW, that conversation was between RMS
and Jean-Marc Lienher, not me.
> I don't believe Microsoft SHOULD have a right to prevent me from
> distributing an application that calls some internal functions in one
> of Excel's DLL files, period. Why is it a "Good Thing" if GPL authors
> are allowed to restrict me in this way?
Don't ask this kind of question to RMS, or he will drop
I had discussion on this subjet on 4 newsgroups and I had a
private discussion with RMS.
Now I wrote my own opinion here :
The simple thing is that the FSF's "linking" claims (both static
and dynamic) are barred by the doctrines of copyright misuse and