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Wed Aug 27 17:13:25 BST 2003

It's a shame to have such a discussion on a kde mailing-list. Everybody knows 
that such a personnal opinion cannot be a part of the kde project. Why are you 
wasting your time, and the time of all developpers/readers? Just revert your 
commit, that's what 99% of the mailing-list members want, and you are aware of 

Quoting Neil Stevens <neil at>:

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> On Wednesday August 27, 2003 8:23 am, Tim Jansen wrote:
> > On Wednesday 27 August 2003 16:53, Neil Stevens wrote:
> > > I could say pretty much the same about my commits to my apps.  In
> > > fact, my commits are infinitely less disruptive than Mr. Cullmann's:
> >
> > There are two important differences:
> > - patents are a direct threat to KDE and other free software, the
> > actions of the US army are not directly related to KDE. I could
> > understand your reaction if KDE would display (anti-)abortion, (anti-)
> > war or similar unrelated statements on the homepage, but this is
> > obviously not the case here. - the change on the www page was not an
> > obvious attempt to troll around and waste other people's time with
> > stupid games
> As I said in reply to Mr. Faure, the actions of the US army defending my 
> home are directly relevant to my authorship and continued maintenance of 
> my software in KDE.
> Maybe it doesn't have any impact on *you*, but that's why the credits are 
> only in the apps I maintain.
> - -- 
> Neil Stevens - neil at

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