Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 9th Jan 2007 20:47 UTC, submitted by ciaran
GNU, GPL, Open Source "The following is a transcript of a lecture given by Richard Stallman in Zagreb (Croatia/Hrvatska) on March 9th 2006. The lecture was given in English. Richard Stallman launched the GNU project in 1983, and with it the Free Software movement. Stallman is the president of FSF - a sister organisation of FSFE. Transcription of this presentation was undertaken by Ciarán O'Riordan."
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by Bounty on Wed 10th Jan 2007 17:57 UTC
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OK dude is soooooooo wrong. full of it...

" Q3c: But they released only binaries.

Richard Stallman: Oh, well then they're violating the licence. The developers need to talk to a lawyer, and you can sue them. "

So all of the sudden when someone violates HIS license it's unethical. Even though those programmers are helping by releasing something usefull! To me that's like suing someone because they showed you a trick, but didn't tell you how it works.

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