[linux-elitists] I hate you, Greg.

Rick Moen rick@linuxmafia.com
Wed Oct 26 18:21:48 PDT 2005


Quoting Greg KH (greg@kroah.com):

[snipping any number of thoughtful comments, and meaning no disrespect:]

> I, and others who hold copyrights on portions of the kernel are saying
> very clear things about this now, "proprietary kernel modules are
> illegal."  It's pretty simple.  Lots of major companies agree with us
> too, along with their legal departments, so we aren't just pissing in
> the wind here.

As a fan of clarity, I'm a major fan of your writings on that and
similar topics (e.g., your "Stable API Nonsense" page and the resulting
several rounds with a Sun Microsystems flunkie).

> thanks,

You're very welcome.




More information about the linux-elitists mailing list