[wellylug] Linux as selling point.
don at dis.org.nz
Mon Aug 8 10:00:14 NZST 2005
On Sun, 07 Aug 2005 22:41:23 +1200
David Murray <newslists at electronincantation.net.nz> wrote:
> One key question is:
> Are they distributing a software product, or are they distributing a
> gadget that just happens to use software internally?
> They would be in violation of the GPL if they made publicly available a
> modified version of a GPL'd software product in only binary format
> without also publishing the source code of the modifications.
No. It doesn't need to be modified for them to be required to provide
the source. See GPL section 3.
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