[rescue] Re: Being jobless

Francisco Javier Mesa-Martinez lefa at ucsc.edu
Wed Jul 30 02:08:01 CDT 2003

On Wed, 30 Jul 2003, Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> This is why I wish we had a replacement of the GNU tools and compilers,
> that didn't have these legal restrictions.
> I appreciate what GNU has done, but really, life is too short to deal
> with politics on top of writing code.

Part of the reason why we have those tools is because of the GPL, love it
or hate it... I just find a bit ironic comments like those above. Had not
been for those "politics" many people would not have bother to write that
software to begin with :).

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