Restriction on distribution by Novell?

John Cowan cowan at
Wed Sep 27 13:59:33 UTC 2006

Philippe Verdy scripsit:

> But Novell could still comply with the GPL (v2 or v3) by providing several ways to get the sources in the written offer:
> * one for its subscribers only with fast delivery and assistance through its update service
> * one everybody, a conventional website where users can seek and peek up the sources as needed
> * or for everybody also, through a commercial service that will package the sources and deliver them to requesters on a storage media (at reasonnable price covering humane handling, the cost of the storage media and shipping)

And one for the Dark Lord on his dark throne, too.

Here lies the Christian,                        John Cowan
        judge, and poet Peter,        
Who broke the laws of God                       cowan at
        and man and metre.

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