Why is Fedora not a Free GNU/Linux distributions?

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at gmail.com
Wed Jul 16 13:17:44 UTC 2008

Gordon Messmer wrote:
> Les Mikesell wrote:
>> Gordon Messmer wrote:
>>> Close your eyes for a moment and picture a big red tag that reads:
>>> That's the GPL.
>> You seem to be implying that the GPL is necessary for cooperation.
> You're not showing very good reading comprehension.  I'm implying the 
> opposite: that cooperation is required of those who want to reuse code 
> that is licensed under the GPL.

No, like the article link I posted points out, you are talking about 
something entirely different from what I understand.  The reality is 
that the GPL prohibits much potential cooperation and you prefer to 
ignore that and focus only on the limited subset that is possible.

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at gmail.com

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