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    >>>>> "George" == George Bonser <grep@shorelink.com> writes:

    George> On Sun, 28 Mar 1999, Richard Stallman wrote:

    George> Well, if you instist on making the additional requirement
    George> that anyone using GNU tools must add GNU/ to whatever they
    George> produce

    Where did RMS write that? He wrote:
    >Properly speaking, Linux is the kernel that Linus wrote. He started
    > development of the kernel, so naming it is his prerogative.

    George> is a temporary problem and people with either endevor to
    George> make other tools without such restrictions or port
    George> existing tools without such restrictions to their systems
    George> in order to be truely free.

    Yes, and I'll market and sell all your tools under the GNU name. You
    wouldn't mind, would you?
    Immanuel.


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