Posted Jul 1, 2006 21:53 UTC (Sat) by rmstar
In reply to: Mueller's blog
Parent article: Patent infringement suit filed against Red Hat (No Lobbyists As Such)
Unfortunately, it isn't really funny.
From that thread
The way this discussion here goes reaffirms my concerns that a
number of members of the open-source community have a value system that,
right or wrong, is not compatible with that of a political majority.
Wisdom is definately on his side.
Look, the EFF has lost a variety of cases that should have been won,
and it has only itself to blame by taking radical positions that could do
nothing but lose.
Florian Mueller and his band of merry men have, instead, WON!! FOR
FUCK'S SAKE!!. And for those that didn't pay attention, the odds were
stacked ridiculously high against them. And by the way things look, a lot
of that was possible only
because he had a good feeling for what could be done under the
I have a great deal of respect for Florian Mueller, and am thankful
for what he has achieved. I find it a scandal
the way he is being libeled and insulted in this forum.
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