Subject: Re: open source definition
From: (Michael Shields)
Date: 01 May 1998 02:36:10 +0000

In article <>,
Brian J Fox <> wrote:
> The Grateful Dead didn't have the problem that you are referring to,
> and yet they were in the "free music business" themselves (as I
> recall, one was allowed to make "bootleg" recordings of their
> concerts).

And freely copy them, to the point of having a "taper section" -- but
you *cannot* copy their released CDs.
Shields, CrossLink.