Another excellent reason why laws for software need rewriting
markj at cloaked.freeserve.co.uk
Tue Sep 9 19:48:20 UTC 2003
On 2003-09-09 19:38:34 +0100 Niall Douglas <s_fsfeurope2 at nedprod.com>
This is an article headlined "Outsourcing: does it reward theft?"
which describes a poor situation of licence compliance amongst
outsourced service providers. It questions why BigCorp doesn't
require licence compliance from its providers, but will still act
against anyone infringing its licences.
Quite a fun read, but the answer seems blindingly obvious: perceived
The solution is also good, as Niall seems to say: change the rules of
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