[Madlug] world domination may need some compromises

Leinweber, James jiml at mail.slh.wisc.edu
Fri Nov 17 12:21:36 CST 2006

I note that the "World Domination 201" whitepaper by Eric Raymond &
Rob Landley at:


has been updated a bit.  The basic thesis is that there is an historic
once in a lifetime opportunity to unseat Microsoft, with a hard deadline of
and the price we have to pay is temporary acquiescence in per-seat binary
codec royalties for multimedia formats.


-- Jim L 

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