Restriction on distribution by Novell?

Justin Clift justin at
Tue Sep 26 23:29:45 UTC 2006

Ben Tilly wrote:
> You will find that Novell has 3
> options when it comes to providing source.  They cannot use 3 c
> because they are doing a commercial distribution.  They have not done
> 3 a (ship source with the binary).

If it's any help, I'm pretty sure the program used to download updates 
(Yast Online Update or similar name) has the option to download the 
source at the same time as the binary updates.

Regards and best wishes,

Justin Clift

The Flame Project - Open Source GUI for animated SVG & Flash

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