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Linux Journal: Quicknet GPL's Linux Drivers for VOIP Cards

Dec 29, 1999, 05:56 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by David Penn)

"To open source or not to open source ... for more and more companies, this is no longer the question."

"And for more and more people, seeing companies open source (or better yet, GPL) their code is less a reason for sneering "itzabout time!" and more an opportunity for hackers to work with, fix, and enhance technologies that might have been completely inaccessible under the pre-open source rules of engagement."

"For example, Quicknet Technologies Inc., a company that specializes in marketing Internet telephony products to organizations and businesses with relatively low-density Internet telephony needs, has recently released the source code for its Linux device drivers. The source code is available now from Quicknet's web site. This code also has been included in the most recent pre-patch (2.2.14pre15) by Alan Cox."

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