LinuxQuestions.org
Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News
User Name
Password
Syndicated Linux News This forum is for the discussion of Syndicated Linux News stories.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 04-15-2006, 10:54 PM   #1
LXer
LXer NewsBot
 
Registered: Dec 2005
Posts: 98,950

Rep: Reputation: 102Reputation: 102
LXer: Today's most-read story is:


Published at LXer:

Linus Torvalds first released the Linux Kernel in September of 1991 under a very restrictive license requiring that the source code must always be available, and that no money could ever be made off of it. A few months later, he switched to the GPL, or GNU General Public License, the license that has been used for the Linux kernel source code ever since. A recent thread on the lkml discussed some of the gray areas of legality where it's not explicitly clear what the GPL allows. Alan Cox [interview] was one of many kernel developers to offer some insights:

Read More...
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
suspend to disk ruined system :| read an interesting story alaios Linux - General 4 02-18-2006 12:30 PM
LXer: When the Ombudsman Becomes Part of the Story LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 02-14-2006 08:31 PM
LXer: The Story of Stone Soup LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 01-14-2006 07:46 AM
LXer: GNU/Linux: An Amazing Story LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 01-13-2006 01:46 PM
Long installation+Partitioning story but plz read and help good_tux Red Hat 0 07-06-2004 05:07 AM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - News > Syndicated Linux News

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:35 AM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration