[linux-elitists] (tmda) Re: Constraining Bogus challenges.

Don Marti dmarti@zgp.org
Tue Sep 23 10:03:40 PDT 2003


begin Karsten M. Self quotation of Tue, Sep 23, 2003 at 08:11:48AM +0100:

> That, to put it delicately, TMDA and C-R advocates misrepresent the
> alternatives, are parsimonious with the truth, are dismissive of those
> who raise legitimate concerns, boast of the spurious challenges they
> send, equivocate on the matter of false-positives, insult those they
> inconvenience, criticize those who label them spammers, refuse to
> quantify advantages, advise critics to "not waste your time" when not
> outright libelling them, apologize for their own spam, all while dodging
> the essential question of why it is necessary to spam in the name of
> curing spam, when it is provably _not_ necessary.

Didn't you forget "infringe US Patents 6,199,102 and/or 6,112,227"?

  http://zdnet.com.com/2100-1105_2-1016250.html

If you want to do C-R, you get enlisted in the Movement Against
Software Patents until 2017.

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