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Oesterreich war vom Internet getrennt

Guide to Lock Picking

Linux - the better choice: Dosenöffner

The Hacker Test

Nerd Aptitude Test

Falsche URL!
BSD Demon killt Linux Pinguin

The Code of the Geeks v3.12

The Tao of Backup


Eric Steven Raymond's Home Page
How To Become A Hacker
The fetchmail Home Page
Jargon File Resources
The Jargon Lexicon
The Cathedral and the Bazaar
Homesteading the Noosphere
The Magic Cauldron
The Luxury of Ignorance: An Open-Source Horror Story
The Luxury of Ignorance: Part Deux
The Halloween Documents

Open Source: the Future is Here
The Open Source Definition

Open Hardware Designs

FAQ: alt.etext = electronic text

Boycott Micro$oft

Userfriendly The Comic Strip
User Friendly Archives

Slashdot News for Nerds
Slashdot moderation by 400 voting with points
Look out Letherman (alternatives discussed)
Linux Tuning Repository
SGI hiring 5+ Linux Lernel Hackers
Linux Videoconferencing/Telephony support
Feature: The Net- Boon or Nightmare?
Lego Allowing Open-Source OS
A Brief History of Squirt Gun Technology
Bringing CAD to Linux
Interview: KDE Developers Answer Your Questions (Attitudes, Win-Emu, Christiansen critics of khelp/ktop/kfind)
On Using X w/o the Rodent
Security Expert Dave Dittrich on DDoS Attacks
CmdrTaco's Week with Tivo
What Makes A UNIX System UNIX?
IBM Runs 41,000 Copies of Linux on Mainframe
Httpd Written In Postscript? Shell?
Where Is The Wiretap Archive?
AirFiber Laser Networks: 622mbps
Can Web Sites Go Offshore For Free Speech?
Entertaining Bits From The Ancient Kernel Tree
Why Can't We Reverse Engineer .DOC?
Project Dragonslayer: Forging Old Tech With New
Pete Townshend On Lifehouse, The Net, And Pirating
Understanding Script Kiddies
WAP Under Fire
X Windows Must Die!
Building The Ubervirus
English Language And Its Effect On Programming?
Last Chance To Order A Vax
Fiberless Optical Networks
What Was The First Computer Operating System?
Information Doesn't Want To Be Free; People Want It
Hackers And Mysticism?
Get Off The Grid: GE Announces Home Fuel Cells
Pioneer 10 Finally Dead After 28 Years?
Is SMT (Simultaneous MultiThreading) In Your Future?
EMP Artillery Shells
PDP-10 Revival
Linux Box As Digital VCR
Burning The Candle At Both Ends (Home Recording Studios)
Just Slightly Ahead of Our Time (Fabbers)
Free Internet Movie Archive
How Printable Computers Will Work
HP Ditching WindowsCE for Linux on Jornada?
Low-Bandwidth X (also xmove, x2x)
Scientologists Force Comment Off Slashdot
Michael Abrash's Black Book For Download (Graphics Programming Black Book)
The War on Drugs as the Health of the State
Using Lisp to beat your Competition
RFC for Spammers
Attorney Dan Ravicher on Open Source Legal Issues
Public Domain Conference Papers Online
Has Free Software Saved Any Schools?
Retro-Futuristic Computing
Build A Nixie Tube Clock
The Periodic Table of Comic Book Elements
Drive a Greasecar - DIY Biodiesel
Star Charts From A Strange Book From The Past (Voynich Manuscript)
Larry Wall On Perl, Religion, and...
Gnarly Error Messages
Where's the Open Data?
Building Your Own Hobbit Hole

Scientists Search For 'Dark Internet'
Gospel of Tux unearthed
Programming Languages with Chickens(new)
If OSes were airlines
If Linux Distributions Were Airlines
National Virtual Observatory
Digital Domesday Rescued By Emulation

Hacker werden

Hacking and Computing Knowledge

The Hacker Anti-Defamation League

Hacker in 10 Tagen mit Prof. Cornichon

Welcome to the Eleventh Alliance (Bluefish)

Hacker, how to become one (German translation from ESR)

Philosophy of the GNU Project
Why Software Should Not Have Owners
The Right to Read
Various Licenses and Comments about Them
Reevaluating Copyright: The Public Must Prevail
RMS lecture at KTH
GNU Free Documentation License

Cute Sigs collected by JEZ

AA-project homepage

Anarchism Triumphant: Free Software and the Death of Copyright (Eben Moglen)

Joan Stark's ASCII Art Gallery
Joan Stark's ASCII Art Gallery
info I have put together on ASCII art and how to create it
'small' ASCII art.. (5 lines and down)

ASCIIArt Documents Archive

Textmode Quake

How to Manage Geeks

Error message humour, intellectual style (Salon Magazine)
Why Bill Gates still doesn't get the Net

common dictionary through the search engine favoured by Richard Alston (.au censor parlamentrian)

Articles and Editorials by Bruce Perens

The book behind the book behind the book (Philip Greenspun)
Chapter 11: Sites that are really databases (on programmer need not decreasing)

In the Beginning was the Command Line (Neal Stephenson)

Minimalist Web Sites

The Free Music Philosophy (v1.4)

Insurgency on the Internet (CNN)

Net users take over news

Winners and Losers in the Global Research Village, P. Ginsparg

Linux's '60s technology, open-sores ideology won't beat W2K, but what will?

Playing the Open Source Game


the cluetrain manifesto

The Sourceware Operating System Proposal

The Street Performer Protocol and Digital Copyrights

The war over your personal privacy is over. You Lost!


Procedure to Follow in the Event That Building 245 is Attacked by Vikings

How Microsoft Ensures Virus-Free Software
Microsoft Advertising for Linux? (linux/apache faster than T1 link)

On Mindcraft's April 1999 Benchmark (and Linux Kernel mods from it)

Letting go of Lego

Living with Linux
Who will own your next good idea?
Life, Liberty, and ... the Pursuit of Copyright?
Liberty and Linux for All
The MP3 Revolution

Selling Wine Without Bottles - The Economy of Mind on the Global Net (John Perry Barlow)

This is our Y2K absolutely unofficial page

ASCII ART in Amiga Topaz Font


the microsoft matrix

Recommendations on Self-Regulation of the Internet

Index of /software-patents/statements

The Machine Room Gallery

Satanic Sysadmins
Satan, Unix, & Beer
SysAdmin Purity Test

The Code Of The Brits (v1.1)

Software - How Software Companies Die

How to manage Geeks


MS court case fact finding
Findings of Fact
Conclusions of Law
Momorandum and Order

Internet Patents: Giving Away the Store

Peacefire How to disable your blocking software

Boot PC into Mac OS8

Crackers and Crackdowns

The Copyright Revolution

Bugzilla Bug 8743 (cookies valid for domains)

Open Patent

The Hacker Crackdown

The 5k

The Ogg Vorbis CODEC project

The X Window System A Site for Sore Eyes

Netpliance I-Opener Running Linux !!

The Case Against Patents

MailTunnel 0.2 (parrot)

State of Oregon v. Randal Schwartz

Intel's Prosecution of Randal Schwartz

The Transparent Society (David Brin)

Copy Catfight

Infiltration offers a mix of the practice and theory of urban exploration

major labels - some of your friends are already this fucked
The Problem With Music (Steve Albini)

Finland -- the open-source society
Courtney Love does the math


Lawrence Lessig, Open Law in Internet Age

Piracy and Its Split Personalities

GIFs on this site are patent-free. How come?

Courtney Love on Record Labels

Intellectual Property Issues (Negativland)
The Problem With Music

MEK's Telekommunikation: Überleben im digitalen Netz

The Heavenly Jukebox

Against intellectual property

Downtime by Law

A method of free speech on the Internet: random pads

Uptimes Project
What is this project all about?
Uptimes Project FAQ
Alltime Top 10
Operating system stats

Copyprotection doesn't work

Bundesjustizministerin gegen Software-Patente


Study "The Economic Impact of Patentability of Computer Programs"
Software patents - Commission launches consultations

Free Patents

Abstracts of Some Software Patents

Turbine case

What is eXtreme Programming?

European Software Patent Horror Gallery

Project "Anonymity and Unobservability in the Internet"

Getting It Together (By Bret A. Fausett, OSS License contradictions)

The 28 Hour Day

Information liberation (Brian Martin)

What's Wrong With Content Protection
Technical Protection Measures: The Intersection of Technology, Law and Commercial Interests (WIPO)

Copyright & Fair Use (Stanford University Libraries)

Timeline: A History of Copyright in the U.S.


:-( (R)

Copyright Protection Is for Dinosaurs (Stewart Alsop)

A Love Song For Napster (Imagine what could happen to democracy if the courts kill off this popular software) (Jaron Lanier)

The Truth, The Whole Truth, and Nothing But The Truth
The Long Tail

Pigdog Journal DeCSS Distribution Center

My FAQ Page (Peter Seebach)
My Infrequently Asked Questions in C List
The comp.lang.c.moderated FAQ
The Hacker FAQ
The Manager FAQ

I just hope air traffic control doesn't use the same box

Wie exzessiver Urheberrechtsschutz Kulturgüter gefährdet
Schleichfahrt zur Abhörverordnung
Das Filesharing-Zeitalter hat gerade erst begonnen
Urheberrechtsausgleich oder Subventionssteuer?
Die Rückkehr des Volksempfängers mit anderen Mitteln
The WTC Conspiracy
20 Lektionen des 11.September (The WTC Conspiracy LIII)
Libertaere Ideologie


On the Ninth Circuit Decision in the Napster Case (Orrin G Hatch)

The UNIX cult

When Spam burns you: Why unsolicitated bulk E-Mail is bad Business
Dear Free Speech Opponent

Flucht in den Cyberspace

Informationen zum Spam- Tool Black Book

Traffic Waves

Water Rocket Index

42 ways to distribute DeCSS

It's Amazing What One Has To Believe...To Believe In Gun Control

Hemp Car
Marijuana and Hemp - The Untold Story

Electronic Frontier Foundation
Campaign for Audiovisual Free Expression (CAFE)

Digital Copyright (Jessica Litman) Chapter 2: The Art of Making Copyright Laws

Eurorights.org, fighting for the public's interest in the digital society
This is the latest revision of the copyright directive, as accepted by the Commission, Apr 09 2001

All About Fabbers

Framstags freundlicher Folter-Fragebogen
Davids Freundliche Folter Fragen

Status of the paper "Reading Between the Lines: Lessons from the SDMI Challenge"

The Once and Future Nanomachine

Windows CEMeNT

The EU copyright directive (Eurorights.org, your rights online)

Chaffing and Winnowing: Confidentiality without Encryption

Freely available .shn format concert recordings

free.superhits.ch, open music hitparade

etree.org (live concerts in a lossless, downloadable format)

He Who Controls the Bootloader

Moses, the Ten Exclusions from Patentability and "stealing with a further righteous effect"

What Happened to MathWorld

conference on the public domain (Duke Law School)

tomgpalmer.com (on public domain)

Major Label Contract Clause Critique


All your base are belong to us

Sec. 107. - Limitations on exclusive rights: Fair use

OpenCola soft drink

About Counter-Copyrights [CC]

Towers of Hanoi in sendmail.cf

CGIs in sendmail

IP: a letter from Vadasz to Senator Hollings etc after his testimony

Imposter Boy

CPRM on ATA - Full Coverage

Flame Warriors

Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Swiss Open Systems Group - maddog travels to Zurich in a bid to make up for lost time. (and photographs me :-))

Wurstkoffer 40teilig

Return to Castle Wolfenstein ist schuld

This is why *BSD is superior to Linux

Microwave melting

The Internet Debacle - An Alternative View

What Is A Micronation?

HD-Rosetta Archival Preservation Services

TCPA and Palladium: Sony Inside

Open Letter From Harvey Reid About Internet Radio (April 2002)


Palladium summary?

Digital Rights Management and Privacy

HardSID - die ultimative Soundkarte

Neue Seite 1

Es wird mit der Atombombe enden

War die CIA Auftraggeber des Anschlags auf das WTC

Letters of Thomas Jefferson - 1743 - 1826, No Patents on Ideas

DeCSS Central

The Darknet and the Future of Content Distribution

Piracy is Progressive Taxation, and Other Thoughts on the Evolution of Online Distribution

TCPA Resources

Ich weiß, dass ich nichts weiß - ein erkenntnistheoretischer Chat (Matrix style)

BSD vs. GPL: A Framework for the Social Analysis

Only in America

how to make a starship enterprise out of an old floppy disk

Religionsstreit der heiligen Betriebssysteme

George Bush: The Unauthorized Biography

Hexidecimal BABBLE

SCOvsIBM (TWikIWeThey)

We Love The SCO Information Minister

Interview with Bill Joy (about editors, 1984)

Open Sources: Voices from the Open Source Revolution

George Coulouris: Bits of History (em editor)

Dante's Inferno Test - Impurity, Sin... and Damnation

Center for the Public Domain

Myths Open Source Developers Tell Ourselves

Im Bett mit Microsoft

Password Protection (lax)

A Plea for Lean Software

Why Free Software usability tends to suck
Why Free Software usability tends to suck even more

Nous sommes desoles que notre president soit un idiot. Nous n'avons pas vote pour lui.

Fundamental Issues with Open Source Software Development

The Windows NT Clipboard Viewer

Creative Commons
Learn More
Spectrum of Rights

Blackmesa HL² by piloux

Big and Bad - How the S.U.V. ran over automotive safety

Canon EOS 300D Digital Rebel Tips and Tricks

Spread of the Witty Worm

ISS PAM/ICQ 'Witty' Worm Analysis

How Microsoft Lost the API War

Questions about Longhorn, part 1: WinFS

Rogue Bush Backers Prepare Super 9/11 False Flag Terror Attacks

Der Datenweg durchs Internet

Matrix in ASCII Art

Download a 12 sided calendar

Leseproben, Tim Renner, "Kinder, der Tod ist gar nicht so schlimm!"

Download von Mix, Burn & R.I.P.

The Coming Age of Calm Technology

Die Zukunft: Singularität oder Fixpunkt?


Epigrams in Programming

Subpixel Text Encoding

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