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LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 23, 2013
An "enum" for Python 3
An unexpected perf feature
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
Linux with static linked driver is derived work and must all be GPL.
Linux with a dynamical linked driver is essential the same thing and must therefore also be GPL.
Notice the explicit difference between GPL and LGPL.
Thus shipping a system with Linux and a propriatary driver is a GPL violation.
You can ship the system without the driver and then ask the customer to download and install the driver - as is done with the NVIDIA drivers.
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