[linux-elitists] [dave@farber.net: [IP] more on next obvious question]

Greg KH greg@kroah.com
Tue Jun 7 12:18:17 PDT 2005

On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 01:46:31PM -0500, le wrote:
> It doesn't match my understanding. They can be mixed and matched. The
> end result is that the GPL portions must maintain the GPL license. If
> someone wanted to distribute in binary only form, they would only need
> to remove the GPL portions from the binary. 

Thereby rendering the whole, "it just works" way that Apple machines
currently operate moot.  Hence my statement that this will not happen
from both a legal and as others have pointed out, techincal standpoint.

greg k-h

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