Novell responds to Microsoft

Daniel teletautala at gmail.com
Tue Nov 21 10:36:56 MST 2006


How many people think Stallman with his GPLv3 will get his way?

-Daniel

On 11/21/06, Christer Edwards <christer.edwards at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm seriously considering placing a SuSE exmption of some sort on any
> > code I create in the near future that prevents it from legally being
> > distrubuted with SuSE in any form, as a protest to show my distaste as
> > well as distrust of this deal.
> Last I read the GPLv3 (or a revision of v2) was going to make such an
> agreement (as in Microsoft with Novell) a violation of the terms.  This
> would effectively kill SuSE/Novell right there.
>
> I would start shopping for a job too if I worked at Novell.
>
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