[svlug] SW Licensing was:(RANT: Ubuntu is Evil)
rick at linuxmafia.com
Tue Jan 19 15:51:15 PST 2010
Quoting Don Marti (dmarti at zgp.org):
> And the thing that drives many computer programmers absolutely nuts is
> that there's no automatic rule for what is and isn't a derivative
If they work for proprietary software firms, they can ask their
If that doesn't work for them, or if they're trying on their own to find
creative ways to proprietise other people's code against those coders'
wishes, and don't have expensive lawyers to lean on, I really have no
Rick Moen "The suffix '-bate' means 'to lessen.'
rick at linuxmafia.com Yeah, we were surprised, too."
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