GPL 3: An Open-Source Earthquake? (CRN)
Posted Jan 26, 2007 16:27 UTC (Fri) by landley
In reply to: GPL 3: An Open-Source Earthquake? (CRN)
Parent article: GPL 3: An Open-Source Earthquake? (CRN)
Neither GPLv2 nor GPLv3 are "code". Therefore, by your definition, they
are unimportant. Yet you're still trolling about them.
> Talk is cheap.
Paranoid ranting about people you've never met is apparently free.
I haven't met PJ in person, but I have spoken to her on the phone. This
is more than I've done with Al Viro or Ingo Molnar, yet I don't question
their existence or identity. Heck, I handed BusyBox off to Denis Vlasenko
and he doesn't even show up on irc. (He's in the Ukraine, we're often on
I deeply disagree with PJ's advocacy of GPLv3. I think she's wrong. Then
again I disagree with Eric Raymond about lots of things, and we're still
friends. It is possible for adults to respect people they disagree with.
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