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On Thu, 2011-04-21 at 22:40 +0200, M Henri Day wrote:
2011/4/21 drew <>

On Thu, 2011-04-21 at 19:05 +0200, M Henri Day wrote:
2011/4/21 James Wilde <>

Just got this message in my inbox.  I wonder if sending him a note
LibO would be considered to be in breach of the comprehensive warning
at the


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Date: April 20, 2011 15:34:31 GMT+02:00
To: "" <>
Subject: [users] Licensing Details


 > receipt of the posting can be considered erroneous. As the paragraph does
not explicitly prohibit mentioning LibO in sucjh a notification, I also
presume that you would be within your rights to do so. The above, of
with the caveat that I am hardly an expert in Indian, Singaporean, Thai,
Malaysian, or UK legal practices....


That's all well and good - but - contacting him is simply _wrong_ IMO.

He asked a question on the users list, not LibreOffice.

To forward such a message here was wrong and such actions should NOT be


Drew Jensen

«It is not best that we should all think alike; it is a *difference of
opinion* that *makes horse races*.»

Hi Henri

Sorry, I have to disagree.

If James truly believes it is appropriate to respond to a query of this
nature, made on the mailing list, with a recommendation
to use a different application then he should (must) be willing to do so
in the open, on that mailing list. 


Drew Jensen

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