Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 20th Sep 2005 11:59 UTC, submitted by jasnils
Opera Software "Opera Software today permanently removed the ad banner and licensing fee from its award-winning Web browser. The ad-free, full-featured Opera browser is now available for download, completely free of charge, here." This news got submitted a staggering 14 times, and as far as I know, that's a record.
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OSS developers and legal cost
by Anonymous on Wed 21st Sep 2005 03:54 UTC
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As far as legal battle is concerned, you can contact FSF and OSDL defense fund if you really need help as developers. There's also a GPL enforcement mechanism available if need.

The only problem is when it comes to software patent; and in this case it will be harder and you will need to put extra effort to work around the patent at issue.

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