Subject: Re: is it ok if I quote?
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 20 Sep 2002 19:02:32 +0000
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Duane Rettig
| Proper attribution was given to each author, so I have no problem with it.
| Whatever I say on this newsgroup is opensource, so to speak.  As long as the
| text is reproduced in context and with attribution, it is the public's to do
| with as they wish.

  This is your personal view about your personal contributions, to which you
  are fully entitled, but the last sentence is not in any way legally binding
  for anyone else.  People should not assume that re-use of material made
  freely available in one forum or medium is permitted in another, either.
Erik Naggum, Oslo, Norway

Act from reason, and failure makes you rethink and study harder.
Act from faith, and failure makes you blame someone and push harder.