Re: apache non-free?
On Fri, Dec 07, 2001 at 10:27:35AM +0000, Jules Bean wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 07, 2001 at 10:37:14AM +0100, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> > IANAL, so could you give me a link to somewhere where a lawyer says that
> > with this interpretation there is no legal risk for us in any country?
> Now that *is* ridiculous.
> We are in no legal risk in any country because, quite clearly, the
> Apache Group are the only people who could file a suit, and they're
> patently not going to.
Now, they may be the only people who could file a civil suit, but any
state/country in the world could call it a criminal offence. If some country
wants to make a test case of whatever laws they've passed, what the Apache
group think is somewhat irrelevent.
See Dmitri and Adobe.
Martijn van Oosterhout <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Terrorists can only take my life. Only my government can take my freedom.