Builder AU: Why Open Source is Bad for Australia
Jun 24, 2004, 23:30 (8 Talkback[s])
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"The Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between the US and Australia has
drawn praise and opposition from various quarters.
"On the issue of intellectual property, in particular, almost
3,000 software developers from Australia and abroad have publicly
opposed the proposed intellectual property clauses in the FTA.
"Recently, a senate inquiry on the FTA was told why open source
is actually anti-industry, and why protecting it is not in