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> -----Original Message-----
> From: G Vishwanath [mailto:gvshwnth(--nospam--at)yahoo.com]
> Sent: Monday, October 07, 2002 4:11 AM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Building Codes on-line
>
>
> Ref: Codes on line.
>
> In my opinion, all codes of practice, once finalised
> and adopted, should be freely posted on the web.
>
> People who publish codes may initially resist this
> idea as it cuts into the income which they receive
> from the sale of printed versions.
>
> But their resistance will be shortlived.
>
> Technological advancement cannot be compromised to
> protect the commercial interests of any group.

Gee, you socialists have been spouting this for 150 years, and it ain't come
true yet.

I suggest an alternate hobby.


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