From: Bo Zimmerman (bo_at_zimmers.net)
Date: 2004-06-01 21:54:11
I'll host them at zimmers.net. I have tons of them out there anyway, and I believe common law protects me. Have you added any new ones in the last year or so? I have a private mirror of funet I could draw from if not, which saves us bandwidth. I also have a 264 kernal, a 264 basic rom, and a new C65 rom (all from Jim Brains stuff) I was going to send up as soon as I figured out if they were the same as any of the others. - Bo -----Original Message----- From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf Of Marko Makela Sent: Tuesday, June 01, 2004 2:40 PM To: email@example.com Subject: Re: funet.fi: Where have all the kernals gone? On Tue, Jun 01, 2004 at 09:03:11PM +0200, Spiro Trikaliotis wrote: > thank you, in the meantime, I found the kernal at another place. Anyway, > I still wonder why they have been removed? I don't want to have trouble with Tulip or Ironstone partners. Although nothing has happened to http://www.commodore.net/ since the deal was announced last July, I believe that the Commodore 64 firmware might have some commercial potential. If someone can offer a home for the material I have removed from FUNET, I'm happy to provide the files. It's a pity that copyrights practically do not expire any more. (Who believes that the expiration time won't be extended from 70 years when some movies are about to enter the public domain?) The original duration of 14 years since the creation of the work would be more appropriate for software. For instance, given that FlightGear <URL:http://flightgear.sourceforge.net/> is available as free software, who would pay for a copy of Flight Simulator II on the Commodore 64? But Flight Simulator II won't enter the public domain until all its authors have been dead for 70 years (given that the duration is not extended again). Marko Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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