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Re: [SLE] Best place to get SuSE 7.1
  • From: Matthew <matthew@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2001 10:29:25 -0800 (PST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.30.0102131027120.2084-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Thats a bit fatalistic :-). I'd say Democracy requires the following:

Well educated populace (guess the West is now failing at least on that)

Majority participation of the populace at all time, not just around
election time (guess that one is messed up too).

Matt

On Tue, 13 Feb 2001, Jonathan Wilson wrote:

> At 11:14 AM 2/13/2001 +0000, you wrote:
> >Dear All and Joe,
> >
> >..... So c'mon guys, you're in one of the world's biggest
> >democracies, pester those congressmen into taking a wider and more open view.
>
> Unfortunately, it does NOT work that way. Democracy is a delusion in the mind of man. If it worked, we wouldn't have things like the DMCA, or crypto export laws. If people actually used their heads (which is a basic premise of democracy - it assumes people can think), we wouldn't even have a patent office.
>
>
> >Best to all on both sides of the shining sea,
> >Fergus
> >
> >On Tuesday 13 February 2001 10:44, you wrote:
> >> On Tue, 13 Feb 2001, you wrote:
> >> > Well I don't know where you come from, but I live in Munich and it's
> >> > been in all the bookstores and computershops since Saturday.
> >>
> >> Sorry, I should have been more specific, I live in central Pennsylvania
> >> (USA), I doubt I will see it in local stores any time soon. However, a few
> >> did carry the SuSE 7.0 personal edition - none had the professional
> >> edition.
> >>
> >> joe
> >
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