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Re: discussion with the FSF: GPLv3, GFDL, Nexenta

On Mon, Jun 04, 2007 at 06:49:54PM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> If you're claiming "you don't get to exercise your right to argue
> about jurisdiction" is equivalent to "you must pet a cat", then, IMO,
> you need to argue the same thing about "you don't get to exercise your
> patent rights".

You're aware that most of the people arguing that choice of venue clauses
are non-free also hold the opinion that patent non-enforcement as a
condition of the copyright license is also non-free?

Steve Langasek                   Give me a lever long enough and a Free OS
Debian Developer                   to set it on, and I can move the world.
vorlon@debian.org                                   http://www.debian.org/

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