Subject: Re: [arch-dev] what counts as distributing software?
From: (David N. Welton)
Date: 29 Aug 2002 21:38:37 -0700

Mark Eichin <> writes:

> > add that i sometimes think a programmer's union is in order -- but
> If that actually interests you, take a look at Sweden (they have
> things like a "Mathematicians and Research Scientists" union, and
> others that provide potentially educational contrast to the American
> independent-hacker culture.)

Or Italy, where computer professionals are considered 'metalworkers'
for contractual purposes in some cases.  The joys of beaurocracy:-)

David N. Welton
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