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Re: Obscene content in cygwin file.
- From: Corinna Vinschen <corinna-cygwin at cygwin dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com, cygwin-talk at cygwin dot com
- Date: Sat, 8 Jan 2005 11:12:19 +0100
- Subject: Re: Obscene content in cygwin file.
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On Jan 8 01:37, Gary R. Van Sickle wrote:
> > Why would you suggest that expressing a thought, however you
> > might disagree with it, should be illegal?
> For the silly reason that I happen to know that a lot of things related to
> Nazis or Hitler in Deutschland ung?ltig ist. Ferinstance, check out the
> German aircraft in MS's Combat Flight Simulator - no swastikas, 'cause if
> there were, they couldn't fly in German airspace.
Come on Gary, that's a common example, nothing to worry about. Showing
these symbols has been forbidden in Germany at one point 50 years ago.
Of course that doesn't keep the die-hards from celebrating the history
but it was an interesting experiment.
I don't see what that has to do with fortune except that you are apparently
trying to create more examples until you find something which might offend
somebody on the list. Then this person has to come over it and move forward.
That's it. Can we stop discussing now(*) and move forward? Thanks.
(*) Otherwise *please* move this discussion to cygwin-talk now. I've
set the reply-to accordingly.
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