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Re: Moglen on kernel firmware blobs



On Wed, 25 Jan 2006 13:40:35 -0500 Benj. Mako Hill wrote:

> Right. Moglen thinks that blobs in the kernel source are non-free but
> not GPL violations. Unfortunately, I think the contentious issue lies
> in his first claim, not the second.

I'm not sure I parse you correctly.
Are you saying that the non-freeness of those firmware blobs is
debatable?

Just to be clear, I'm referring to firmware blobs with no source code
available and no license to modify, etc...

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