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OSNews: CDRecord Modifies License; Mini-Editorial on the Issue

Aug 23, 2004, 23:30 (21 Talkback[s])
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"Basically, the author of cdrecord modified its license to not allow modifications of his code by distros without doing so in cooperation with the author.

"Many critisized the author as a free software-sellout, however, in my opinion, the author has the right to do these modifications and so I am with him. Usually, when distros are zealously patching packages--any package--they create new bugs..."

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