Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 1st Jun 2012 23:56 UTC, submitted by Modafinil
GNU, GPL, Open Source "The Samba Team and seven kernel hackers have come together with Software Freedom Conservancy to help efforts to ensure compliance with the GPL by those who implement Linux and other GPL software. Richard Hillesley talked to Bradley Kuhn of Software Freedom Conservancy, Jeremy Allison of Samba, and Matthew Garrett, who works in his spare time with the GPL Compliance Project for Linux Developers."
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RE[3]: LOL
by Hiev on Sat 2nd Jun 2012 03:00 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: LOL"
Hiev
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2005-09-27

Yeah, cause the first thing I read in a GPL licensed software is "THIS SOFTWARE COMES WITHOUT GUARANTEE", <sarcasm>Encouraging, right? </sarcasm>

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RE[4]: LOL
by TechGeek on Sat 2nd Jun 2012 03:07 in reply to "RE[3]: LOL"
TechGeek Member since:
2006-01-14

actually pretty much every piece of software has that clause attached to it. Its have nothing to do with open source or the GPL.

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