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Re: [O] Org without Emacs?

From: Scott Randby
Subject: Re: [O] Org without Emacs?
Date: Tue, 29 Jan 2019 10:46:43 -0500
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On 1/28/19 11:42 PM, Tim Cross wrote:
> Of course, this says nothing about the ethical position associated with 
> re-implementing functionality from a GPL'd sysem under a non-free license. We 
> can hope people do the right thing, but have no control to enforce it. I also 
> doubt it will cause any fracture in the org user community - the bottom line 
> is most of use came to org because of Emacs. These other systems don't have 
> Emacs and therefore are really only a pale imitation.

I'm one of those who came to Emacs because of Org. I read an article in some 
magazine (Linux Journal?) about Org and knew I had to try it out. Once I was 
into using Org, Emacs took over more and more of my computing life. People who 
use a non-free semi-implementation of Org may not even realize Emacs is the 
software that made Org possible and that Emacs is so great, and I think that is 


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