greetings from the freecalypso project
Spacefalcon the Outlaw
falcon at ivan.Harhan.ORG
Tue Nov 17 03:05:38 UTC 2015
Paul Wise <pabs3 at bonedaddy.net> wrote:
> Are you planning to rewrite the proprietary source code from TI/etc so
> that freecalypso could be released under a Free Software license?
Absolutely not. The 1000 person-years that would be required for such
a task should instead be spent doing something more productive, like
searching for a cancer cure. Anyone who spends his or her time
reimplementing perfectly good existing code merely because of license-
worshipping concerns is guilty of contributing to human suffering, and
thus a disgrace in my eyes.
If you have voluntarily chosen to obey a law that deems the abandonware
in question to be proprietary rather than public domain, it is YOUR
problem and not ours.
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