[sldev] My question about intellectual property and Second Life

Timeless Prototype timelessprototype at gmail.com
Fri Aug 29 08:32:53 PDT 2008

Thomas Rowland wrote:
> 'copy protection' and 'intellectual property rights' are a necessity of
> capitalism, & SL is created on a capitalist idea.
> Jan Cigar wrote:
> Well, this is like saying because my daughter is "mine", therefore I own
> her, so she is property too. A stretch, but I hope it illustrates the point.
>  - http://www.actionbioscience.org/genomic/crg.html
> Next they will be wanting to patent numbers. Oops, sorry they already do.
> Big ones. Ones that make computers do stuff.
> Please LL give the people who keep filling this Developers list with IPR
> etc. discussion a list so that developers can discuss developers stuff here
> without all this C___ .
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A "sllegal" list would be great - as long as we had some subject matter
experts participating. :)

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