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Re: xcdroast does no longer work with wodim: Who to blame?

Darren Salt <linux@youmustbejoking.demon.co.uk> wrote:

> I demand that Joerg Schilling may or may not have written...
> [snip]
> > As the FSF is interested to see GPLd programs on OpenSolaris (*), the FSF
> > did confirm that there is no problem with linking a GPLd program like e.g.
> > GNU tar with the CDDLd libraries fron OpenSolaris and to publish the
> > resulting binaries.
> Strange, then, that Eben Moglen's opinion, quoted in this very thread, should
> refer explicitly to the C library and otherwise only to *system* libraries.

You seem to lack the ability to abstract from minor details.

> libschily isn't widely enough used to even be considered as possibly being a
> system library... or do you have evidence to the contrary? Schillix, for
> example? :-)

Before you again and again try to present your speudo arguments that go in 
circles, carefully read the GPL......

There is _absolutely_ no rule in the GPL that allows to treat license 
compatibility for system libraries in a different way than for other libraries.


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