Linux Today: Linux News On Internet Time.

More on LinuxToday Richard Stallman Pushed Back by the French Prime Minister's Chief of Security

Jun 12, 2006, 20:00 (3 Talkback[s])

WEBINAR: On-demand webcast

How to Boost Database Development Productivity on Linux, Docker, and Kubernetes with Microsoft SQL Server 2017 REGISTER >

"On Friday, June 9th 2006 at 3.30pm, after sending several unanswered letters asking for an interview, and after warning of his coming, Richard Stallman led a delegation composed by Frédéric Couchet (Free Software Foundation France) and Christophe Espern (EUCD.INFO initiative) to meet the French Prime minister. The delegation wanted to talk about the French DRM bill and give to the Prime minister a roll of paper containing the names of the 165,000 individual signatures and 1000 collective signatures (among which more than 200 companies such as Sun Microsystems) to the EUCD.INFO petition. Richard Stallman and his friends were held at bay by the Chief of security..."

Complete Story

Related Stories: