This is one of the rare occasions where I think Theo is right
Posted Sep 4, 2007 19:28 UTC (Tue) by proski
In reply to: This is one of the rare occasions where I think Theo is right
Parent article: Relicensing: what's legal and what's right
That said, I still this is really lame of the Linux developers. They're being selfish.
I think you owe an apology to Linux developers. They are not selfish.
Not only wasn't the patch removing BSD license from ath5k ever applied, but the author of the patch withdrew it promptly. The idea of removing BSD license from the dual licensed files received very little support in linux-wireless list.
Incorrect patches are proposed all the time, and get shot in the review process, as it happened in this case.
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