[haiku-commits] Re: r33789 - haiku/trunk/headers/libs/freetype2/freetype/config

  • From: Ryan Leavengood <leavengood@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-commits@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2009 16:05:55 -0400

On Tue, Oct 27, 2009 at 4:00 PM, François Revol <revol@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Or you could talk to your MP about those and explain how bad they are.

I think there are plenty of people in the US complaining about
software patents, but our government really doesn't listen to the
people. They only pay attention to lobbyists who fill their campaign
coffers, and occasionally the people when an election is at risk.

> Maybe the upcoming US patent system cleanup would benefit from this.

We can hope, but I would not hold my breath.

> Also, the EU commission still tries to push for them here, and the EU
> patent office keeps granting them regardless of the law.

Good to hear corruptions reigns all over the world, even in the more
progressive EU :/


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