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Re: [dvd-discuss] dvd-discuss indexed by westgroup

I wouldn't mind getting a copy of their index to allow us to index the 

Tim Neu <tim@tneu.visi.com>
Sent by: owner-dvd-discuss@eon.law.harvard.edu
11/20/01 01:21 PM
Please respond to dvd-discuss

        To:     <dvd-discuss@eon.law.harvard.edu>
        Subject:        [dvd-discuss] dvd-discuss indexed by westgroup

I know some people were discussing the copyright status of lists like this

After posting the link to a speach earlier, I noticed that Westgroup is
apparently using a spider to index the dvd-discuss mailing list. - - [20/Nov/2001:12:48:19 -0600] "GET /robots.txt HTTP/1.0"
404 204

Answer crypto-validated by server:
Name:    wwwproxy.westgroup.com

Legal issues asside, I guess we can all take it as a compliment that our
discussions are worth indexing...

Interesting anyway...


All of the problems associated with Intellectual property can easily
be resolved by keeping those who believe in it on a strict diet of
Intellectual bread and water.

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