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Comment: Re:An embarassment, really... (Score 1) 670

by JawaSpot (#13461980) Attached to: Mom, and Now Judge, Stand Up to RIAA
most people who go through the trial by fire to become bona fide authors are pretty firm when it comes to intellectual rights. In fact, I don't think I've met a single pro author who isn't.
Well, you may not have met him, but I'm sure you know of one. Tim O'Reilly has a different view, which seems pretty well thought out to me. And he's not only an author, but a publisher too!

Although the article linked above is a couple years old, its ideas and reasoning are still completely valid today.

An adequate bootstrap is a contradiction in terms.

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