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Old 12-02-2008, 01:50 PM   #1
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contact Linus Torvalds? (don't know where to put this)


hi,

just wondering if anyone would happen to be able to point me to Linus Torvalds's real email-address? I have a question for him regarding trademarks and copyrights and other legal mumbo jumbo. any help is appreciated
 
Old 12-02-2008, 02:07 PM   #2
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http://www.cs.helsinki.fi/u/torvalds/
His e-mail is at the bottom of the page.
 
Old 12-02-2008, 02:08 PM   #3
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that email is really outdated. he doesn't work at Transmeta anymore. site hasn't been updated for three years or so.
 
Old 12-02-2008, 02:09 PM   #4
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For the legalities of Open-Source, I would go to the FSF, or maybe here: http://www.opensource.org/

for trademark and copyright law, you can find more than you ever wanted with a Google search.

If I were Linus, I would not want to be spending time on this kind of question.
 
Old 12-02-2008, 02:13 PM   #5
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it's a question regarding Linus Torvalds himself and his name...


aha. according to some guy he still uses torvalds-AT-linux-foundation-DOT-org. but if someone here has some other address they think I should use, don't resist to tell me about it.

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Old 12-02-2008, 02:20 PM   #6
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Why not try your luck here, and see where that leads you?
 
Old 12-02-2008, 02:25 PM   #7
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thanks I'll try it.

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Old 12-02-2008, 02:48 PM   #8
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nvm. Linus answered me
 
Old 12-02-2008, 02:50 PM   #9
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Cool - perhaps, for future reference for us all, what is the e-mail address you used?
 
Old 12-02-2008, 02:53 PM   #10
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the one I mentioned earlier.
 
Old 12-02-2008, 03:06 PM   #11
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...you never mentioned an e-mail account, earlier. Do you mean the Transmeta one I suggested?
 
Old 12-02-2008, 03:31 PM   #12
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see post #5
 
  


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