[linux-elitists] What would be the proper course of action for?a possible GPL violation?

Nathaniel Smith njs@pobox.com
Wed May 14 22:04:01 PDT 2008


On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 09:09:13PM -0700, Greg KH wrote:
> No, there isn't, but there is no obligation for them to give you
> anything unless you have a copy of the binaries in your hand either :)

Nitpick: as mentioned by Karsten, once they have given *any* person
the binaries without also giving them the source, they become
obligated to give sources to *everyone* who requests them.  (Only for
the parts covered by the GPL, of course, for 3 years, blah blah.)

-- Nathaniel

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