Linked by Eugenia Loli on Thu 26th Jan 2006 02:21 UTC, submitted by Moparx
Linux Linus posted on the Linux Kernel Mailing List today and said that the kernel will not be moving to GPLv3. "The Linux kernel is under the GPL version 2. Not anything else. Some individual files are licenceable under v3, but not the kernel in general. And quite frankly, I don't see that changing."
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Or put simply
by microshag on Thu 26th Jan 2006 14:45 UTC
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Some of these developers spend too much time thinking about licenses and not enough about developing. All this hemming and hawing over difference in the licenses when they should be focused on improving the kernel.

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