Software patent protest, could kde participate ?

Rob Kaper cap at
Wed Aug 27 00:29:16 BST 2003

On Tue, Aug 26, 2003 at 11:15:19PM +0200, Piotr Szymanski wrote:
> This depends, from what Im gathering around the net a very big part (I dont 
> want to say all, but its close to it)  is going to protest against patents, 
> isnt KDE a part of a bigger community? Not that my vote matters, but it might 
> be better even from a PR perspective to stand along the side of community 
> instead of saying "we dont know what we think about it".

Open, no link.

Open, no link.

Same for FSF, GNU, Freshmeat, Slashdot,, oh yes, a
very big part.

I'm sorry but this was just rushed into and form a PR perspective thowing
down websites is a bad idea, generally.

Rob Kaper     | "They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little
cap at | temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." | - Benjamin Franklin, Historical Review of Pennsylvania, 1759
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