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From: hobbit at lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk (Telsa Gwynne)
Subject: Your ode to Richard Stallman
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Date: Thu, 28 Jan 1999 11:38:10 +0000 (GMT)
Cc: hobbit at lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk (Telsa Gwynne)
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Found a pointer to your ode to Richard Stallman off the Linux Weekly News.
(http://www.lwn.net)

Really enjoyed reading it. I've been to a grand total of three conferences,
and your account sounded so like my experiences: the overheard comments,
the "is the panellist going to show up?" questions, the lurking around
trying to get a few words with someone and Stallman's unstoppable habit of
attacking things on moral and ethical grounds and the reactions it can
provoke.

I don't have a notebook, but I enjoyed the coffee-commentary. I fear, however,
that I'd be the one spilling the coffee :-)

Thanks for taking the time to write it up. Well worth the read.

Telsa Gwynne.

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