Subject: Re: Patent-based dual-licensing open source business model
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Date: Fri, 15 Sep 2006 12:41:12 +0900

Thomas Lord writes:

 > RMS, it seems to me, has historically not been willing to make a  clear 
 > distinction between the rights of individual humans and the rights of 
 > businesses and other artificial entities and activities of similar  scope.

Many, perhaps most, FSBs are sole proprietorships and partnerships,
although I guess the limited liability versions are increasing.  Nor
is "business" an artificial activity.  It's as natural as sex.