> Having a hard time understanding your factual criteria...
> But, I gotta say, dividing forks into competition and fragmentation groups doesn't seem like a real useful endeavor to me.
It's actually even more than useless: it's off-topic since LLVM is simply not a gcc fork. Another troll attempt?
> Why should Jon have called out the GPL specifically?
Crystal-clear explanation just a few posts above http://lwn.net/Articles/495998/
This is the post which you do not seem to have understood, either because of "mere semantics" problems or, maybe because of some emotional problems with the GPL? ("pedestal...")
> A little quick to whip out the troll pejorative aren't we?
No, not really... You actually sound too smart not to have understood the above explanation. Which means you are only pretending you did not. Bye.