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    I've read this phrase mentioned as something Stalman supposedly supports but I've
    never seen it on anything written by Stallman.Has he actually said such a thing ?

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    I seem to remember him being asked that in an interview and saying he doesn't remember "saying those exact words". I'll see if I can find the article.

    Ah, the Wikipedia link says there's no evidence linking him to it.
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Stallman

    And I read the original comment on Groklaw. Link here.
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