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FreeDOS and GPL-compatibility

Here's a teaser for all the licence enthusiasts here.

FreeDOS includes components which are licensed under the GPL.  Those
components are currently built with a compiler from Borland, and
consequently linked with the C library that comes with it.  The licence
of the library is of course not compatible with the GPL.

The question is, can the C library from Borland be considered a part of
the operating system (FreeDOS in this case)?

This will decide whether we can distribute FreeDOS binary packages as
currently it requires the Borland compiler to build.
Debian GNU/Linux 2.2 is out! ( http://www.debian.org/ )
Email:  Herbert Xu ~{PmV>HI~} <herbert@gondor.apana.org.au>
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