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The Register: BT's Home Hub Runs on Linux

Jan 23, 2007, 14:30 (3 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by John Oates)

"BT's wireless broadband router Home Hub may be in breach of the terms of Linux's General Public License, after it emerged the device runs on open source code.

"The telco was reported to gpl-violations.org on 5 January. Under the General Public License companies must publish the code they are using. In its simplest terms, the license says you can use free software as you like, but must credit where it came from and publish improvements you make to it..."

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