Re: [ox-en] Ethics / Practice WAS Germ of a new form of society
- From: Adam Moran <adam diamat.org.uk>
- Date: Fri, 06 Feb 2004 01:39:47 +0000
[ Massive snip over multiple threads on Oekonox since Niall and I went
off for counseling after we nearly flamed on IFSO ]
Benj. Mako Hill wrote:
On Wed, Jan 28, 2004 at 02:04:11PM -0000, Niall Douglas wrote:
Software must be freed for the good of mankind.
I think we would now extend this further to include women also; come on
lads you need to clean up your language ! 
... And we now further this movement:
What are the boundaries of the ecosystem in your mind ?
None. Just lots of ecosystems inside ecosystems within other
ecosystems which is as the universe is: fully recursive.
... and another ...
What are the boundaries of the ecosystem in my mind ?
Also none. Indeed my mind and your mind are inextricably linked and
the same, but also totally separate and different. The inevitable
consequence of recursion :)
Strange I got there via metaphysics and Niall got there via programming
lingo ? Would you have thought that at all, at all ?
(inextricable and explicable ... we read the same thoughts and work on
the same jobs.)
Hope this helps.
P.S. Sorry Mel to "bury you in a 'digest' edition" at the time of .
Ciaran thanks for your good wishes off-list; it was the straw that broke
the camel's back re: shedding the rest of my copy-right - I never did
feel easy about owning stuff I hadn't written - mindst ya, I'm going to
flog it to who evers got the cash on the way out - Mother of Perl, I
wouldn't trade you for the whole world :)