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It is not stealing if i bought it with a computer system that I no longer
own (because it was disposed of). I bought the license with the system. I
own the license and I can choose to give it to whomever I want.

That exemption you stated is indeed the case.

Rob Figenbaum
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IM: lefig


---------- Original Message -----------
From: Geoff Devine <[log in to unmask]>
To: [log in to unmask]
Sent: Sat, 7 Aug 2004 11:30:24 -0400
Subject: Re: [SKIVT-L] OT - Operating System??

> Rob Figenbaum <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> > I'll mail it. I should have contacted you when i was in breck last
> > week. Need any other computer stuff?
> >
> > I might have some stuff lying around
>
> I feel the need to point out that this is stealing.  Reloading an obsolete
> copy of Micro$oft Windoze on a machine that was previously licensed
> is fine but anything else is outright theft.  It's ethically no
> different from me grabbing your skis off the rack in front of the
> base lodge.
>
> Geoff
>
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