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Re: Debian Roadmap

Tom writes:
> Not trying to be confrontational, but what are the legal implications of
> two employees of the same company getting together to discuss an open
> source project?

I see no reason why there should be any.

> And, here's probably an easier question: what are the legal implications
> of working on open source at all?

That depends mostly on the terms of your employment contract.

> I was always under the impression my employer owned every idea I had...

Only if you signed a contract to that effect (and in many jurisdictions not
John Hasler
john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI

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