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Re: Fw: I'm behind you all the way.
Good letter. Keep pointing out that the nature of software does nothing to
obviate the validity of plain, old common carriage regulation and anti-trust
law. In fact, Shannon's Law is a parody of thermodynamics.
Steam, sail, rail, IP, a packet, is a packet, is a packet. Baudot code is what,
100 years old? So, 5-bits, 8-bits, 16-bits, 32-bits, does this progression
really change everything?
Lenin thought so, figured quantitative change became qualitative change. Was he
I do not think so. Plus ca change, plus ca meme, as we say down on the Brazos.
Marvin C. Slayton wrote:
> >Attorney General Janet Reno,
> >I personally applaud and support your recent actions against Microsoft.I've
> >been in the computer industry for 27 years and spent considerable time
> >during my college years studying monopolies as part of my course work for my
> >degree. Although we're in the information age rather than the steel,
> >automotive, and transportation era, the issues are the same and the wolf
> >just as black.