[svlug] [Q]Source version control system...
Derek J. Balling
dredd at megacity.org
Mon Jun 12 16:59:50 PDT 2000
At 04:52 PM 6/12/00 -0700, Rob Walker wrote:
>hrmm... what if I want to work on a GPL project in my spare time,
>and that project uses bitkeeper, and I work for Intel? (Intel's
>employee agreement forbids working on GPL code on anyone's time, yours
>or theirs) Forget the intel question, what if I live in <insert name
>of dictatorship here> and I want to work on code which by the
>changelogs will put my life in danger?
>Am I going too far to the extremes?
In the former, I'd tell you you're breaking the law and endangering the
usability of the source code you're providing to the open source project,
possibly tainting it in a manner that might render it unusable by anyone.
In the latter, I'd say you have a pretty strong argument.
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