Re: non-free firmware in kernel modules, aggregation and unclear copyright notice.
Humberto Massa wrote:
If EXPORT_XX are copyright notices, copyright *law* prohibit their
They are not copyright notices. US law, at least, is very clear and very
explicit about the form a copyright notice must take, and these are
nowhere near it.
And even if you somehow think they are permission grants, we're left
with the question: Who got permission from all copyright holders on the
Linux kernel to add them? No one.