Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 18th Jul 2007 22:02 UTC
GNU, GPL, Open Source "Forget software politics for a minute - what does the new Samba licensing mean for the version you're actually running, and for the distribution that packages it for you? Samba maintainer Jeremy Allison explains."
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RE: So...
by Seth Quarrier on Wed 18th Jul 2007 23:16 UTC in reply to "So..."
Seth Quarrier
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2005-11-13

Not to nitpick, but if people use the original FSF version of the GPL2, as was pointed out in the interview, there is no issue; the issues only come in when people have released software under modified, not forward compatible versions, such as Linux is. So don't blame the FSF for this.

Edited 2007-07-18 23:17

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RE[2]: So...
by jakesdad on Thu 19th Jul 2007 01:39 in reply to "RE: So..."
jakesdad Member since:
2005-12-28

Fair enough... Like I said, to each their own... Thanks for the clarification.

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