Re: OSD && DFSG - different purposes - constructive suggestion!
Anthony Towns <email@example.com> writes:
> On Mon, Mar 10, 2003 at 12:15:13PM -0800, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> > Anthony Towns <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > > Consider Frank the lawyer who takes some nice source code from a GPLed
> > > project, and adds some code his friend was telling him under NDA. He
> > > puts it up on the web, and suddenly gets demands for source code from
> > > the original author. What does he do, violate the NDA, or the copyright
> > > license??? What does he do?!?
> > The GPL doesn't have such a rule.
> He puts the program up on the web. As in http://www.frankcorp.com/foo.exe.
> People then download it. They then demand the source.
Why does he put it on the web? *THAT* was already violating the NDA.