if copyright is not a part of programming discussions, then I guess we should start writing to each other in C++ and ignore anything that ain't in that language. the elf . For Blind Programming assistance, Information, Useful Programs, and Links to Jamal Mazrui's Text tutorial packages and Applications, visit me at: http://grabbag.alacorncomputer.com . to be able to view a simple programming project in several programming languages, visit the Fruit basket demo site at: http://fruitbasketdemo.alacorncomputer.com ----- Original Message ----- From: dusty bray To: programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Sent: Friday, October 12, 2007 8:47 AM Subject: RE: Admin: Dang it topics No, i agree: this is not the appropriate place for legal discussions. If i could just have a chance before this thread is officially stopped, i just want to give everyone concerned about this issue an invitation to email me directly: dusty_bray@xxxxxxxxxxx Thank you very much, everyone, for all your help. i want to look into the issue much deeper and see if this is actually true. If it is true that software developers are prohibited from providing some of the most basic and obvious of adaptations to the blind, then FS has a monopoly on accessibility itself, and you should be very, very concerned. Thank you, dusty....... > Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2007 07:49:52 -0600 > From: nimerjaber1@xxxxxxxxx > To: programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: Re: Admin: Dang it topics > > Hey Admin, > Don't tell me that you've never posted about anything offtopic. If you > want to suspend people for giving their advice about programming > issues, then this is a poorly moderated list. I get a lot of help from > this list, and I give it when i believe that my skills are sufficient > enough to give it. However, you spend all your time posting about > offtopic stuff then actually posting on topic things yourself. > Nimer J > > On 10/12/07, james.homme@xxxxxxxxxxxx <james.homme@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > > > Hi Chris and others, > > We are getting into legal advice and all kinds of stuff that we need to > > stop talking about. This topic ends at noon Eastern time today so that I > > can give listers a chance to see this message. After that, I will need to > > bring out the suspension thing since we have had multiple messages after > > apologies about being off topic. Sounds like the apologies weren't sinsere > > enough to stop the messages from showing up. > > > > Jim > > James D Homme, , Usability Engineering, Highmark Inc., > > james.homme@xxxxxxxxxxxx, 412-544-1810 > > > > "It's more important for me to start to do the right thing than it is to > > wait until I think I > > can do it just right." > > > > > > __________ > > View the list's information and change your settings at > > //www.freelists.org/list/programmingblind > > > > > __________ > View the list's information and change your settings at > //www.freelists.org/list/programmingblind > ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Boo! Scare away worms, viruses and so much more! Try Windows Live OneCare! Try now!