[Mailman-Users] GMane?

Brad Knowles brad at stop.mail-abuse.org
Thu Feb 16 04:29:55 CET 2006

At 10:07 PM -0500 2006-02-15, John A. Martin wrote:

>  Heaven forfend!  What harm will Gmane do.  Why does doing Gmane mean
>  doing others?  What do you fear from others that would follow from
>  doing Gmane.

	Well, the fact that these mailing lists were gatewayed to Gmane 
without the nominator getting our approval, and without Gmane 
confirming that this was an approved action, is pretty clear evidence 
to me that they don't bother to follow their own rules regarding the 
intellectual property of others.

	The fact that they personally promised me that this problem had 
been fixed after the last time I dealt with them, and yet we find 
that this has happened yet once again, is simply more fuel for the 

Brad Knowles, <brad at stop.mail-abuse.org>

"Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little
temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety."

     -- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), reply of the Pennsylvania
     Assembly to the Governor, November 11, 1755

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