GPL and LGPL question
twp at rootsweb.com
Wed May 19 15:30:00 UTC 1999
On Wed, May 19, 1999 at 09:07:47AM -0500, Pat St. Jean wrote:
> I'm sorry you feel that way. Check the Linux kernel archives. I sent in
> a bunch of patches last year (early on) to update and improve the x86 CPU
> detection. I gave up BECAUSE of the GPL. I can't make any money off of
> that code with programs that I DON'T want to release the source for. I
> was stupid, and shoudn't have done it.
What are you talking about? If you're complaining that you can't take
the Linux kernel and make it into a proprietary work, you're not
likely to find many sympathetic ears.
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