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Petr Voralek <na...@comp.cz> wrote:I'm lawful in this sense. I use very little proprietary software. I don't make
> Heikki Orsila wrote the following
>> You support m$ when you use their products. Buying them is of course
>> even more support. So buying games for win is supporting them. Playing
> Because I'm not *thief*, i pay for software, which I use. Because I play
> (for example) Ultima Online, I must use Windows (UO is AFAIK not ported to
> any console, or other platform). If you don't like microsoft, then simply
> don't use their software and hardware. Don't use it, *don't STEAL it*.
unuathorized copies of programs and I don't use them. 99% of the software
on my computer is F/OSS (Free/Open Source Sofware). My behaviour is actually
more harmful to proprietary software developers than those who buy something
and copy something (unauthorizedly), because I have been moving away from
using any software which should be bought. I'm less likely a customer for
them in the future (of course I can not predict future;).
A small side point. Unauthorized copying is not stealing and it should not be
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