Re: [dev] reboot, arrow in the knee because of the GNU GPL???

From: Philip Rushik <>
Date: Thu, 26 Jun 2014 09:07:26 +0900

On Thu, Jun 26, 2014 at 8:53 AM, Sylvain BERTRAND <> wrote:
> I'm very disappointed: I was the guy who was attacked on his
> published work on internet (in a rather clumsy and harsh way).

It's the internet, people say stuff, don't let it get to you.

> Nethertheless, when I'm about to get a very important piece of
> information, I'm only being silenced for good and I get more bashing?

You did start 3 threads, that's not good ml etiquette. Probably could
have dealt with this off the mailing list, or not taken it personally.
There were lots of better options.

> That piece of information: a real life issue with the GNU GPL
> license (which end up being a dirty lie?).

You aren't getting anywhere by using terms like "dirty lie". There are
lots of arguments against the GPL. Just because you don't agree
doesn't justify calling people liars.

> It seems some "subscribers" may be malicious accounts to sabotage
> any attempt to get a constructive argument (directed against some
> specific people?).

You seriously believe this? I hope you don't.

> Do note that the "people" behind those accounts are worth quite less
> than those from microsoft/apple/sap/oracle/etc, even if they
> write open source software.

Again, if you don't want to be attacked, trying to offend others will
get you nowhere and doesn't help your case at all.
Received on Thu Jun 26 2014 - 02:07:26 CEST

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