Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 21st Apr 2012 19:25 UTC
GNU, GPL, Open Source "A new analysis of licensing data shows that not only is use of the GPL and other copyleft licenses continuing to decline, but the rate of disuse is actually accelerating." This shouldn't be surprising. The GPL is complex, and I honestly don't blame both individuals and companies opting for simpler, more straightforward licenses like BSD or MIT-like licenses.
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RE[2]: A really stupid post
by Excarnate on Mon 23rd Apr 2012 03:29 UTC in reply to "RE: A really stupid post"
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You might want to look "sarcasm" up, it really helps understand comments.

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RE[3]: A really stupid post
by stestagg on Mon 23rd Apr 2012 09:17 in reply to "RE[2]: A really stupid post"
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hahaha, d/w, I understand sarcasm.

I'm intrigued, given I don't know you, and couldn't see your expression or hear inflection when making that comment, how I was supposed to detect the sarcarm?

Altering your register doesn't really help either, given the number of people online who speak English as a foreign language

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RE[4]: A really stupid post
by Kivada on Mon 23rd Apr 2012 18:42 in reply to "RE[3]: A really stupid post"
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Sarcasm isn't something exclusive to spoken language, it was pretty obvious to me he was being sarcastic.

Was he supposed to post something like this under it?

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