Instant classics

Dr. Robert J. Harley harley at argote.ch
Fri Dec 5 11:42:17 PST 2003


http://www.itworld.com/Man/2683/031205mcbrideletter/

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[An open letter penned by SCO CEO Darl McBride] accuses [the usual
suspects] of seeking to eliminate the profit motive from software
development, and argues that the profit motive "underpins the
constitutionality of the (U.S.) Copyright Act."

[...]

[... Torvalds wrote ... ]

"If Darl McBride was in charge, he'd probably make marriage
unconstitutional too, since clearly it de-emphasizes the commercial
nature of normal human interaction, and probably is a major impediment
to the commercial growth of prostitution," he wrote.
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:)

R


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