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From: Mike Doty <kingtaco@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] GPL and Source code providing
Date: Wed, 28 Jun 2006 14:49:16
Message-Id: 44A29612.3030609@gentoo.org
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] GPL and Source code providing by Mivz
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Mivz wrote:
> Then I have got this one question, I don't need a answer too. > > How free is free software if you need a lawyer and a expensive server > just to be able to publish your addition under your own name? >
Very free. There are many project sites that will host your content if you have it under a GPL or similar license. Similarly, as long as you provide the source, you satisfy the main point of GPL. Thousands of projects do exactly this without any input from a lawyer. - -- ======================================================= Mike Doty kingtaco -at- gentoo.org Gentoo/AMD64 Strategic Lead Gentoo Developer Relations Gentoo Recruitment Lead Gentoo Infrastructure GPG: 0094 7F06 913E 78D6 F1BB 06BA D0AD D125 A797 C7A7 ======================================================= -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v1.4.4 (GNU/Linux) iQCVAwUBRKKWEIBrouQZ9K4FAQJD9gP+LyFCH+xz1ohPfazJ+rz/yy2iI4BgUDbQ K9rjXGZyPz74619shqRASWYe6q97EyUSwmZqlOeQdZv9mp+WQFSPlWEO3CaPbnW+ fQg4lVV3Lrjo5jST9zVpjXCtS4ZMlEQG4LSGeN3wBSrDF2wLUcMA7IWDtkBHBk7V SJ+ly8TamhQ= =nRRK -----END PGP SIGNATURE----- -- gentoo-dev@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-dev] GPL and Source code providing Mivz <mivz@×××××××××××××.net>