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Re: [f-cpu] Re: Project short description

On Wed, 5 Sep 2001, Michael Riepe wrote:

> On Tue, Sep 04, 2001 at 07:58:15PM -0400, nicO wrote:
> > Juergen Goeritz a écrit :
> [...]
> > > That's a pity because I also don't want to open my design
> > > without any return involved. How to solve this situation?
> > 
> > ??????????? We soon give you (and to the world) a quite complete cpu
> > with really fast unit and a pretty good ISA, and you say that there
> > isn't any return ! That's the goal of the GPL, i give my work to the
> > world and nobody could steal my work but other could help me. 

If you give it for free nobody could steal it. Agreed!
But do they also value it when it's for free?

> <plug in electric guitar>
> <play F-major>
> <sing>
> 	A-
> <play C-major>
> 	-men!
> </sing>
> <improvise lead-out>

Just have a base quitar and a djembe. Sounds strange but that
may be related to the voice part.

> Our source code is freely available; that's already much more than anybody
> can expect, IMHO.  I don't mind if somebody doesn't want to show his/her
> code, but then (s)he shouldn't ask for more.
> But I guess Juergen meant "money" when he wrote "return"...

Sure. The central problem stays 'how to make a living by doing
the things one likes' ;-)


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