[linux-elitists] DJB ruckus du jour
Wed Nov 13 21:54:49 PST 2002
Quoting Modus Operandi (email@example.com):
> ...I'm surprised that Pine's licensing is considered to be
> non-proprietary enough for the Linux-elitists list [...].
No postings from proprietary non-Linux mailers. If we can identify
your mail client as proprietary software that does not run on the
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> But wait, wait -- what MUA do you prefer, Dierdre?
Suggestion: If you absolutely cannot spell "Deirdre", then try
> Keep in mind here that if Rick Moen isn't satisfied with DJB's
> license (not free enough, though he does share the source code)
> then he probably wouldn't approve of Pine's license either.
Yr. welcome to read the friendly FAQ, if you wish:
Cheers, "Transported to a surreal landscape, a young girl kills the first
Rick Moen woman she meets, and then teams up with three complete strangers
firstname.lastname@example.org to kill again." -- Rick Polito's That TV Guy column,
describing the movie _The Wizard of Oz_
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