[svlug] HP's Quickplay - Where's the Source?

Karen Shaeffer shaeffer at neuralscape.com
Thu Dec 30 19:14:08 PST 2004


On Thu, Dec 30, 2004 at 03:33:21PM -0800, Karsten M. Self wrote:
> on Thu, Dec 30, 2004 at 02:38:57PM -0800, Karen Shaeffer (shaeffer at neuralscape.com) wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > First off, the GPL states, for a case such as this, that HP only need
> > provide access to the source code to folks who buy the product. 
> 
> Not necessarially true.  If they're invoking GPL Section 3(b), then the
> offer must be "to give any third party".  That's if HP are shipping the
> product without accompanying source code.

Hi Karsten,

Thank you for that clarification.

Thanks,
Karen
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 Karen Shaeffer
 Neuralscape, Palo Alto, Ca. 94306
 shaeffer at neuralscape.com  http://www.neuralscape.com




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