[PD] expr alternative

i go bananas hard.off at gmail.com
Mon Oct 24 12:33:25 CEST 2011

hi andy - of course i'd be very willing to know your point of view here,
particularly from your firsthand experience.

i didn't even know or care a thing at all about licenses until about 2 years
ago, and that was just from being employed to do the sound for an iphone
with my own stuff i have come from a bit of an anarchist, feral techno
background, where actually breaking copyright and ignoring laws was part and
parcel of the scene.

all this shirt and tie business is quite foreign, but i just thought that if
there was some way i could help make vanilla a little bit more
'vanilla-ish', it would be worth a try.  at least worth a thread on this
mailing list to see the various ins and outs of why there is currently one
small section of the standard pd distribution that cannot be used in certain

no disrespect to anyone is intended, but if some is somehow implied, even by
sending an email, then yeah for sure, it is of course important information.

On Mon, Oct 24, 2011 at 6:55 PM, Andy Farnell <padawan12 at obiwannabe.co.uk>wrote:

> On Mon, 24 Oct 2011 16:54:59 +0900
> i go bananas <hard.off at gmail.com> wrote:
> > >>What makes you think its okay to ask someone to reconsider a
> > carefully made moral decision simply for your convenience?<<
> >
> > I thought it would be ok to ask at least?  Would it really be that bad?
> Sure. I can only tell you my own experience of that. Would you care to hear
> why
> it's bad? based on personal experience I'll explain what I think.
> If it can be made to come across okay and not seem overly pious or
> judgemental.
> But when you say "nice email", that's actually loaded with a whole bunch
> of invisible values and implications, some of which are really sticky.
> best,
> Andy
> --
> Andy Farnell <padawan12 at obiwannabe.co.uk>
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