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Thu, 11 Jul 2002 23:48:00 +0100
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On Thu, Jul 11, 2002 at 05:57:25PM +0200, Frank Mittelbach wrote:
> I forward here a reply to Marcel's post from David Carlisle, who for some
> reason got rejected by the listserv
> It is quite likely that some uses of latex by commercial organisations
> would be in contravention of GPL. Whether or not you view such uses as
> "good" the fact is that it is hardly reasonable to pull the plug on
> activities that have been legal (and actively supported) for the last 17
> years or so.

Dear Frank,

I'm afraid I haven't found your arguments very convincing,
but I find the above argument unanswerable,
and so withdraw from the fray.


Timothy Murphy
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