[Linux-aus] Seeking nomination
david at davidnewall.com
Mon Dec 24 20:03:10 UTC 2007
Randall Crook wrote:
> >The point about patents is that they are one of the planks on which our
> >economy rests. Like them or loath them, we have to live with them
> >unless and until the system is changed.
> Isn't that whole point of FOSS, Linux-aus etc? Change the system?
> Introduce a new way of looking and dealing with software?
Yes, it is the point of FOSS, but we are not there yet. We still live
in a patent world.
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