[cc-community] More discussion on NC
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Tue Oct 12 18:38:21 EDT 2010
On 11/10/2010 22:00, Alan Cox wrote:
>> Claiming success for freeware businesses that ride on the free content
>> provided by 1000s of idealistic kids, and those desparate to please
>> their tutors is not going to fly with me. I think it is reminiscent of
>> those that preached up the Children's Crusades
> You are self contradictory it seems, and insulting, but then you seem to
> be trolling at this point for the most part.
You don't think that someone might just genuinely believe that
moneterizing the free gifts of others is a form of exploitation? Granted
that CC analogy might not streatch to all the way to Mediteranian coast
were those kids got sold into slavery but its certainly well within
> Maybe its putting a few "closed" businesses out of work, but diddums
> that's market forces for you. Ebay destroyed most of the second hand comic
I suspect that most of them closed up the shop on the corner and went
> Linux destroyed the closed educational OS competitors, free
> photographs have put a lot of crap photographers out of business.
Hardly, they are still doing formulaic weddings, kid, and pet portraits.
>> Or that I took it outside of the Capitalist exchange system, and no one
>> is putting back in there. You want to make money from X go find some
>> thing else.
> You seem to act as if I want to use your content when you don't want me
> to, or I'm opposed to NC - I'm not. On the contrary I use NC licencing
> for some of the stuff I do in the photoetching world.
YOU shouldn't take you to be personal, you isn't always about YOU.
> As to taking things outside the capitalist exchange system - the state
> will put it back for you. They may wait until after you've kicked the
> bucket, or in the case of music you've non-commercially performed
> publically may not even extend you that courtesy in some cases. If the
> orphan work studies are right then most likely as soon as you depart your
> relatives will also just give it away 8)
Oh I'll give the copyrights to some anti-capitalist Anarchist group or
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