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From Jim Jagielski <...@devsys.jaguNET.com>
Subject Re: Brian gets even more famous
Date Fri, 02 Apr 1999 01:06:03 GMT
You da man.

Brian Behlendorf wrote:
> 
> 
> Don't worry, folks, the per-page tax will be deposited in Swiss bank
> accounts, the numbers and access codes to which will be distributed widely
> in the 2.0 release of Apache, embedded in the software as cpp macros.
> Those who are smart enough to run "make -DSHOWMETHEMONEY" will be able to
> find the codes and withdraw cash; those relying only on "./configure", or
> worst of all, binary distributions, will be out of luck.
> 
> The really cool thing is that we've inserted the taxation code as a
> transparant service within mod_rewrite.  We figured no one would find it
> in there.
> 
> Remember, from each according to their ability, to each according to their
> expense account.
> 
> 	Brian
> 
> 
> 
> On Thu, 1 Apr 1999, Greg Stein wrote:
> > These rumors always seem to spontaneously start every year on this
> > day... not sure why...
> > 
> > :-)
> > 
> > Bill Jones wrote:
> > > 
> > > So, you Apache devs have been holding out!?!
> > > 
> > > PS - How was this rumor started?  Interesting...
> > > 
> > > Sneex- :]
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> > > 
> > > ----------
> > > >From: Rasmus Lerdorf <rasmus@lerdorf.on.ca>
> > > >To: new-httpd@apache.org
> > > >Subject: Brian gets even more famous
> > > >Date: Thu, Apr 1, 1999, 10:52 AM
> > > >
> > > 
> > > > You know you are cool when you get spoofed...
> > > >
> > > > From: http://www.salonmagazine.com/21st/
> > > >
> > > > Brian Behlendorf of the Apache Project issued a press release detailing
a
> > > > new plan to levy a micropayment tax on every Web page delivered by the
> > > > widely deployed Apache Web server. "This great software has been doing
its
> > > > job on millions of computers without ever asking for anything in return,"
> > > > Behlendorf said. "The free ride is over -- it's time to pay the piper."
> > > >
> > > > -Rasmus
> > > >
> > > >
> > 
> > --
> > Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
> > 
> 
> 


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