Subject: Re: JBoss aquired by Red Hat
From: Santiago Gala <sgala@hisitech.com>
Date: Sun, 30 Apr 2006 23:16:11 +0200
Sun, 30 Apr 2006 23:16:11 +0200
El dom, 30-04-2006 a las 16:54 -0400, Richard Stallman escribió:
>     ...Trade secrets are a form of intellectual
>     property...
> 
> The term "intellectual property" spreads confusion, which people
> mistake for deeper understanding.  I therefore urge that people
> decide, as I have done, to reject use of the term.
> 
> See http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/not-ipr.xhtml for more
> explanation.

Fully agreed. I use occasionally intellectual (im)property to stress how
the term is broken.

Unfortunately it seems to be catching. Even in Spain, where it was never
heard, I hear it more and more.

Regards
Santiago
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Santiago Gala <sgala@hisitech.com>
High Sierra Technology, SLU


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