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Frank Heckenbach frank at g-n-u.de
Fri Oct 19 12:11:31 UTC 2001

Philipp =?iso-8859-1?q?G=FChring?= wrote:

> Why? What do you have against the BSA? They just want the same thing, we
> want: They want to diminish software piracy. ItŽs just the small problem that 
> they do it on the wrong end of the problem. They are only trying to get some 
> publicity against the actual pirates of piratable software.

Good term! :-)

> (By the way, they
> gave an 'official' statement, that everything they do is only for publicity. 
> If some action wouldnŽt give them publicity, they wonŽt do it / forbid it)
> We are working to remove the root of the problem: The existance of piratable
> software. The whole software piracy problem will be away (and thatŽs what the 
> BSA says they want), if the possibility of pirateable software is gone (and 
> thatŽs what we should teach the BSA). Just look at their statements. The 
> software industry looses millions of dollars and euros from piracy. If we 
> solve the root of the problem, all those losses will be gone.

And the BSA will be gone as well, so don't expect much help from
them ...


Frank Heckenbach, frank at g-n-u.de
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