Groklaw's OSI item (was: When will CPAL actually be _used_?)

John Cowan cowan at
Thu Aug 23 12:42:55 UTC 2007

Simon Phipps scripsit:

> The only argument I have heard - that Microsoft are  
> "playing by the rules and deserve to be rewarded" - smacks of special  
> treatment.

800-pound gorillas *do* get special treatment.  So do small children
who are just starting off with something.  I leave you to decide which
metaphor is most applicable.

Samuel Johnson on playing the violin:           John Cowan
"Difficult do you call it, Sir?                 cowan at
 I wish it were impossible."          

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