Re: Writing for Free Software Magazine?
On Tuesday 29 March 2005 21:39, Kirk Strauser wrote:
> On Saturday 26 March 2005 03:20, Lee Braiden wrote:
> > I still say it's immoral to withhold information from some while giving
> > it to those who can pay.
> Oh, please. Tell that to a stock analyst, research, or commercial search
> engine like LexisNexis.
What? I don't know if you're trying to say that other people do it, so it
must be ok, or something else. Either way, what other people do is
irrelevant to what's right.
> I guess you missed the part where he said that all articles are "released
> under a free license six weeks after publication", even though you directly
> quoted it.
Then you obviously know that I didn't miss it.
> Tony's a good guy. He's starting a good magazine. I admit a certain bias
> (he published some of my work), but it's true.
I'm sure he is. I don't doubt his integrity for a second.
Let's just drop it, ok. Tony has already said he doesn't like reading this
stuff, and I sure as hell didn't want it to turn into a long debate. I
simply pointed out something he might want to consider.