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Builder AU: Why Open Source is Bad for Australia

Jun 24, 2004, 23:30 (8 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tony Healy)

"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 Australia's interests..."

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