Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 23rd Mar 2007 17:49 UTC, submitted by anonymous
GNU, GPL, Open Source Bruce Perens writes: "There's been a lot of talk about GPL version 3: whether it goes too far to be acceptable to business, whether the Linux kernel developers will ever switch to it, whether our community will fork or undergo unrest over it. Much of that talk is based on a poor understanding of the GPL3 terms, and with release of the new license imminent, it's time to clear that up."
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RE[5]: Trying to hard
by pepa on Sun 25th Mar 2007 01:05 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Trying to hard"
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What you say makes sense, except for your contention that the GPL3 won't change anything in the patent issue. The GPL3 will explicitly try to address patent issues in general and this deal in particular.

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