[linux-elitists] GCC GPL Violation Alert

Paul J Collins sneakums@sto-kerrig.org
Sat Feb 10 18:49:43 PST 2001


>>>>> "RIS" == Ruben I Safir <- Brooklyn Linux Solutions CEO <ruben@mrbrklyn.com>> writes:

    RIS> Does anyone know that Lucent Technologies has violated the
    RIS> GPL by using GCC as part of the LUXWORKS compiler for WINDOWS
    RIS> to program a 16k DSP series of chips... and in addition -
    RIS> they then sold it toooo lots of companies working with the
    RIS> chips.

    RIS> This is a serious violation of the GPL

Not if the source was made available.

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