March 22, 2001

Is Linus Torvalds too powerful?

Author: JT Smith

Mikael Pawlo writes "Stanford professor Larry Lessig says that code is law. According to Lessig, the architectures of cyberspace are as important as the law in defining and defeating the liberties of the Net. If code is law, then Linus Torvalds must be the legislator. Is Linus Torvalds too powerful?

Read more at Kuro5hin."

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