Re: One unclear point in the Vim license
Branden Robinson <email@example.com> writes:
> Eh? I can't redistribute a binary even if I haven't modified it?
Yep, that's the GPL. Of course, the person you give the binary to can
say "you don't need to give me the source", and then you're off the
> Sure, *programmers* would far rather swap source code than binaries
> under most circumstances, but people shuttle binaries around by
> themselves all the time. Sometimes just to see if something is broken.
> ("My /bin/ls doesn't work, can you send me yours?")
> This practice is really forbidden by the GPL?
I think it's quite under the radar screen and not worth worrying