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Re: First call for votes for the Lenny release GR

On Sun, Dec 14, 2008 at 09:56:43PM -0600, Ean Schuessler wrote:

> I read it as stating that we assume firmwares to be under a DFSG compliant
> license that does not violate the GPL when linked into the kernel. The
> kernel is GPL and the firmwares may be under a variety of licenses that do
> not violate the GPL (BSD, etc). I also read #5 as implying that firmwares
> constitute source. None of those cases require a super majority as long as
> you actually believe that firmware constitutes "source" (which it may, in
> some rare cases).


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