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Should it be GNU/Linux

Should it be GNU/Linux

Posted Mar 23, 2007 13:30 UTC (Fri) by NigelK (guest, #42083)
In reply to: Should it be GNU/Linux by man_ls
Parent article: The road to freedom in the embedded world

"We did a lot of work, therefore we should get more influence than that stated in our GPL on the projects which use some of our code."

Nope, Free Software doesn't work like that. Shame on you.

If you're not happy with just being listed in the CREDITS file (or equivalent), then don't release code under the GPL. Find a licence with an advertising clause rather than working outside the licence you choose.


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Should it be GNU/Linux

Posted Mar 23, 2007 14:25 UTC (Fri) by nix (subscriber, #2304) [Link]

Argument-chop-and-change much?

I really *really* want an LWN killfile. It only needs one name in it so
far (hm, actually, two, but we haven't seen much of `genius' lately, touch
wood).

Should it be GNU/Linux

Posted Mar 31, 2007 8:29 UTC (Sat) by muwlgr (guest, #35359) [Link]

... voice from the crowd : "petegn! petegn!"
:>


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