[Coco] [Color Computer] Ira's Archive (trs-80.com) AvailableFor Download
tonym at compusource.net
Sat Jun 23 23:11:08 EDT 2007
Man - talk about in one ear, and out the other - and what a CLEAR
A COMPILATION ***IS*** A WORK(S).
*IRA* did the compilation, Ira did some/most of the scanning, Ira built the
DVD's, who the HELL are you to come along and distribute HIS compilation
without HIS permission???
No WONDER you pissed off the people on the classiccmp lists - you're like an
impetulent little child! Many of us have been on this list for 10 years or
more, and haven't pissed anyone off. You've been on what? 10 DAYS and you've
pissed most people off?
Please please PLEASE go back to your Xbox - we're having ENOUGH of a time,
without you ticking off the last few people supporting the CoCo and
----- Original Message -----
From: "Hex Star" <hexstar at gmail.com>
To: "CoCoList for Color Computer Enthusiasts" <coco at maltedmedia.com>
Sent: Saturday, June 23, 2007 10:49 PM
Subject: Re: [Coco] [Color Computer] Ira's Archive (trs-80.com) AvailableFor
> On 6/23/07, Rod Barnhart <rod.barnhart at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 6/23/07, Hex Star <hexstar at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > Thank you for your concern regarding content contained on my server, I
>> > reviewed the files in question and have determined that the files are
>> > covered by the following law:
>> > http://www.archive.org/iathreads/post-view.php?id=82097 and as such
>> > have
>> > been removed, have a nice day :)
>> I believe this type of attitude is what got you in the first place.
>> Gene was obviously just making a point. I doubt he'd want to waste his
>> resources to send a proper takedown notice. Which is, by the way, a
>> case you'd probably lose.
> It would be a very interesting case based on the age of the software in
> question and how many of the companies no longer exist or have long since
> dropped support for the products in question. This is a case that I feel
> would not be a wise way to spend ones money, but if people have work in
> dvd compilation that they want removed tell me the specific
> file(s)/folder(s) that contain work of theirs (as well as their location
> my server) and I'll remove the files promptly...
> I'd suggest that you be a bit more respectful of the other members of
>> this community. If you truly reviewed the files and there *was* some
>> of Gene's work in there, I'd urge you to show some good faith and take
>> them down. Who knows? Maybe you'd regain some of the respect you've
> I never intended to be rude or any of the like with that comment, I was
> simply trying to politely say that I feel that those files are legally
> distributable under that law. I am not trying to disrespect anyone here
> am very sorry if anyone feels disrespected by anything I have done.
> As for content that may belong to Gene, if there is any content that
> to Gene I can't really tell mainly because I'm new to the TRS-80 arena and
> don't know what work Gene has done. If people can point out which specific
> files/folders are Gene's work (including their location on my server) I
> promptly remove them. I am fully willing to cooperate where appropriate...
> Now then, lets get back to the normal way of things here, I'm just here to
> learn and help where I can (the file sharing being one of the places I
> to help...) :)
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