Re: Kernel Firmware issue: are GPLed sourceless firmwares legal to distribute ?
On Tue, 17 Oct 2006, Roberto C. Sanchez wrote:
> So what? Distributing GPL works *with* sources is also not clear of
> legal liability.
Those liabilities occur in either case, so they're not particularly
interesting to discuss. Doing something that is against the letter and
spirit of a software license is just not a position that we should put
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