Legal Release of Closed Source under Open Source License

David Woolley forums at
Tue Aug 10 06:07:20 UTC 2010

    > I'm surprised that there isn't more information online regarding this,
> as I'm sure it must be a common enough issue. And certainly one that
> is in the interest's of the OSS community.
Every copy of the GPL has a section on obtaining a release from Work for 
Hire situations.

David Woolley
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