Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 26th Mar 2011 02:00 UTC
Mac OS X When you run smbd -V on your Snow Leopard installation, you'll see it's running SAMBA version 3.0.28a-apple. While I'm not sure how much difference the "-apple" makes, version 3.0.28a is old. Very old. In other words, it's riddled with bugs. Apple hasn't updated SAMBA in 3 years, and for Lion, they're dumping it altogether for something homegrown. The reason? SAMBA is now GPLv3.
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RE[5]: Comment by Brynet
by Nth_Man on Mon 28th Mar 2011 00:01 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: Comment by Brynet"
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> > Contracts. if you are going to do one, you have to
> > do it with all the necessary details and forms.

> Only if you want to impose additional restrictions
> and clauses [...].

Let me repeat that if you are going to do contracts, do them well, with all the necessary details and forms, with the supervision of a lawyer every time there is a substantially different contract than can have big effects. If you don't do it, sooner or later you'll learn it the hard way.

> Wow. Impressive! or not. They approved their own
> license, pretty much.

You talked like if it was only a "closet lawyer" who made GPLv3, I showed you it was not this way. I gave you data. You can say "Wow" the times you want.

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