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From: Richard M. Stallman
Subject: www/philosophy why-copyleft.html
Date: Fri, 15 Dec 2017 05:36:17 -0500 (EST)

CVSROOT:        /web/www
Module name:    www
Changes by:     Richard M. Stallman <rms>       17/12/15 05:36:16

Modified files:
        philosophy     : why-copyleft.html 

Log message:
        Cleanups in the two examples of harm.


Index: why-copyleft.html
RCS file: /web/www/www/philosophy/why-copyleft.html,v
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--- why-copyleft.html   11 Dec 2017 13:27:10 -0000      1.40
+++ why-copyleft.html   15 Dec 2017 10:36:14 -0000      1.41
@@ -56,15 +56,15 @@
 <li>Those who released LLVM under a non-copyleft
 license <a 
 nVidia to release a high-quality nonfree compiler</a> for its GPUs,
-while keeping its instruction set secret.  This is why we can't write
-a free compiler for that platform.  The nonfree adaptation of LLVM is
-all there is for those machines, and (without a big reverse
-engineering job) all there ever will be.</li>
+while keeping its instruction set secret.  Thus, we can't write a free
+compiler for that platform without a big reverse engineering job.  The
+nonfree adaptation of LLVM is the only compiler for those machines,
+and is likely to remain so.</li>
 <li>Intel uses
 proprietary version of the MINIX system</a>, which is free but not
-copylefted, in the Management Engine back hole in its modern
+copylefted, in the Management Engine back door in its modern
@@ -125,7 +125,7 @@
 <p class="unprintable">Updated:
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-$Date: 2017/12/11 13:27:10 $
+$Date: 2017/12/15 10:36:14 $
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