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General => GNU/Linux Discussion => Topic started by: VinDSL on March 07, 2015, 02:20:00 pm

Title: VMware sued for failure to comply with Linux license
Post by: VinDSL on March 07, 2015, 02:20:00 pm
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Christoph Hellwig, who holds copyrights on portions of the Linux kernel, alleges VMware combined proprietary source code with open-source code in its ESXi product line but has not released it publicly as required by the General Public License version 2 (GPLv2).

LINK:  http://www.zdnet.com/article/vmware-sued-for-failure-to-comply-with-linuxs-license/

Title: Re: VMware sued for failure to comply with Linux license
Post by: rjm65 on March 07, 2015, 03:36:46 pm
Damn Skippy, don't try to steal the linux kernel, or else be prepared for the body snatchers to invade tour body...   LOL   :P 

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