Sunday v. busy. Someone slashdotted an article from
Silicon re. the European Copyright Directive, someone else
skimmed the directive itself, and decided that it wasn't a
threat at all, got moderated up, and in the meantime,
code broke again, so that I found myself unable to post a
(still no word from the mysterious pater).
Therefore posted my response to the CDR website - see this for more details, including link to original thread.
Idea: page/section of site with links to informed commentary about threat posed by EUCD from prominent Open Source programmers (esp. Europeans) would be helpful to allow people to get up to speed quickly, and so that they don't just have to take our (CDR's) word for it.
Should anyone read this and already have written something I can link to, feel free to drop me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. I know alan already has something in draft form...
Rushed off to London later yesterday for FIPR meeting (from around 1700 to gone midnight). V. constructive, for once.