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Subject:Royalties from TECHWR-L ??? From:Guy McDonald <guym -at- DAKA -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 6 Mar 1996 08:41:57 -0800
"I'd be interested in other people's opinions, but I think what you've done
violates the copyrights of list members. You can give people information
about how to find something, but if you reproduce the thing, you need
Fascinating.... Having followed the old copyright thread a while back, this
note rather disturbed me. The opinion was asked for, so here's my thoughts
on the matter.
Is anyone making money submitting "opinions" and ideas to TECHWR-L on such
topics like: "Using Font Types", "HTML vs. Acrobat", "Doing your own art",
etc. ??? Isn't this list a resource available to the on-line Technical
Communicator? Or is it some private club that threatens litigation
everytime someone quotes one of our "esteemed" messages?
Frankly, I would be very interested to know who receives royalties from any
messages that are posted to TECHWR-L. Please, let's not banter back and
forth "my copyright is bigger than your copyright" in this forum.
guym -at- daka -dot- com