We need list rules, was MS-PL/GPL compatibility, was Re: For Approval: Microsoft Permissive License

Chris Travers chris.travers at gmail.com
Fri Aug 24 00:44:24 UTC 2007

On 8/23/07, Rick Moen <rick at linuxmafia.com> wrote:
> Quoting Chris Travers (chris.travers at gmail.com):
> > My issue is that there seems to be one-sided enforcement of rules
> against
> > certain points of view.
> [...]
> > Either way, this is coming across as a few people who are unwilling to
> > discuss facts using list rules when it suits them only to keep the rest
> > under submission.
> "Doctor, doctor!  The bad, nasty, wicked subscriber hurt me by violently
> and malevolently expressing his view!"
> Disagree if you will, but every community I have ever been involved in has
benefitted *immensely* from list rules.

I suppose if all of these official guidelines are just guidelines and
everything *is* allowed, then I have no problem.  If this is the case,
please let me know so that I can continue to violently express *my* view?

Best Wishes,
Chris Travers
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