Great majority votes against software patents!

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kAinStein
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Great majority votes against software patents!

Post by kAinStein »

I just wanted you to share my joy about the result of the today's EU parliament voting:
648 of 680 given votes were in favour of a request to stop the procedure of introducing software patents in Europe.

Take a further look here:
http://swpat.ffii.org/

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Jep, cool thing! But i'm thinking that wasn't the final battle.
Karamba!
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kAinStein
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Post by kAinStein »

ElBarto wrote:Jep, cool thing! But i'm thinking that wasn't the final battle.
Well, it was for now. But I also fear that there will be a new initiative for software patents... But let's be happy for the moment - it's a great victory!

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