Rchard Stallman vs Darl McBride

Tod Hansmann tod at todandlorna.com
Tue Jul 20 19:32:40 MDT 2010



On 7/20/2010 7:23 PM, Jon Jensen wrote:
> On Tue, 20 Jul 2010, Levi Pearson wrote:
>
>    
>> Giving up the right to not distribute parts of your source code is a
>> pretty significant right to give up for some pretty dubious 'protection'
>> offered by the GPL.
>>      
> It's not clear to me what you're saying here. What about the GPL would
> cause one to give "up the right to not distribute parts of your source
> code"?
>
> Jon
>
>    
You can't release part of a project under GPL, and if you do release it 
under GPL, you give up the right to keep some of your code to yourself.  
At least, I believe that's what he's saying.

-Tod Hansmann


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