Subject: Re: Fwd: Wall Street article on a new Cooperative
From: Brian Behlendorf <>
Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2004 00:02:11 -0700 (PDT)

On Mon, 19 Apr 2004, Matt Asay wrote:
> As for the critique (made by others) that Avalanche does nothing for
> open source, how so? Why is it any less open source because it is
> restricted to a smaller group of participants than most open source
> projects, a restriction largely dictated by our voraciously hungry legal
> system?

Because there is no right to fork.