[svlug] RANT: Ubuntu is Evil

David Hummel lemmuh at gmail.com
Sun Jan 17 07:08:37 PST 2010


On Sat, Jan 16, 2010 at 5:52 PM, Chris Miller
<lordsauronthegreat at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> I've actually been considering running NetBSD for my personal server,
> just because the GPL is evil.  This whole anti-commercial use thing is
> really silly IMHO.

Why would you ditch the OS because it's GPL?  What specifically are
you griping about?  Are you trying to link to a GPL lib from your code
(which you presumably intend to commercialize)?  If so, don't do that
... find a lib that's LGPL/BSD/MIT-licensed or write your own...




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