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From: Xavier Leroy <Xavier.Leroy@i...>
Subject: Re: Impact of French DADVSI law on Free Software and OCaml
[Apologies for previous posting, I clicked on the wrong button :-( ]

> Well, as many people, I had a feeling of FUD about this DADVSI law
> project until a read following paragraph:

This list is probably not the best place to discuss how this law
proposal will be (ab-) used.  However, the broad terms of the law, the
intense lobbying surrounding it, and the use of an emergency
parliamentary procedure are sources of concern: we could end up with
something worse than the US DMCA...

French readers of this list might be interested in the petition below:
       http://eucd.info/petitions/index.php?petition=2

- Xavier Leroy