The regrettable use of "all" in Section 7 of the GPL
ijackson at chiark.greenend.org.uk
Thu Feb 19 12:46:04 UTC 2004
jcowan at reutershealth.com writes ("The regrettable use of "all" in Section 7 of the GPL"):
> Is distribution of R still impossible because Stallman can't use
Yes, it's impossible.
This is exactly what the GPL is designed to do. So it's `regrettable'
only if you don't agree with the GPL's goals. I agree with the GPL's
authors, who consider this property desirable.
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