[Linux-aus] Linus, Rasmus and Michael Widenius on patents

Michael Davies michael at msdavies.net
Tue Nov 23 23:39:02 UTC 2004

Over on http://www.nosoftwarepatents.com/docs/041123(EN)PRac.pdf, the
"three most famous European open-source software developers" urge the EU
not to adopt a draft directive on software patents.

These people being Linus Torvalds (Linux), Michael Widenius (MySQL) and
Rasmus Lerdorf (PHP).

If you'd like to heed the call for help, you can link to
http://www.nosoftwarepatents.com using the images provided here

Well-known companies such as Red Hat and MySQL are backing this initiative.

michael at msdavies dot net

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