[linux-elitists] SCO backpedals on BPF

Nick Moffitt nick@zork.net
Wed Aug 27 08:31:23 PDT 2003


begin  Martin Pool  quotation:
> SCO have said the GPL is pre-empted by US Copyright law, though they
> apparently have not said exactly what that would mean.  They seem to
> be saying that the Linux authors may not allow redistribution.

	Again, it was in the context of "Well, YOU are distributing
Linux, so how come you're not playing by the GPL?"

	They were just trying to weasel out of their own obligations
under GPLv2.

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