[fosscomm] Covering letter to FOSSCOMM position - for comments

Kenneth Gonsalves lawgon at au-kbc.org
Wed Jul 15 00:51:28 PDT 2009


On Wednesday 15 Jul 2009 1:20:06 pm Venkatesh Hariharan wrote:
> > Infact I see individual memberships and activism as far more important
> > than organisations.
>
> JTD, I beg to disagree. In areas like software patents, only
> organizations can make a difference because it requires a very
> prolonged and sustained effort to crack the system. Time, money,
> persistence, harnessing multiple skills (technical, legal etc)  are
> all required for this kind of an effort and that's best done by an
> organization, not individuals.

but his particular group is probably not going to take up the issue of 
software patents. And I sincerely hope that you are not advocating chucking us 
individuals out.
-- 
regards
Kenneth Gonsalves
Associate
NRC-FOSS
http://nrcfosshelpline.in/web/



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