It's a weak sauce partial one though because it doesn't address the software architecture actually being modular enough to repair, and doesn't apply with legal enforcement automatically to corporate products.

@rysiek I like this comparison. Guess it will help me make non-techies understand my view much better.

@rysiek Not sure if hot. But it needs to be repeated.

I've been trying to get this across to people for years now, mostly on HN, and in particular to counter the misconception that Free Software / RTR wants every user to be a software/hardware hacker and fix their stuff for themselves.

(The answer being, both expect most people to delegate such work to specialists in their community, paid or otherwise - enabling communities to retain capacity for self-help according to their own values.)

@rysiek I don't think that is a hot take at all, it makes a lot of sense actually.

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