The Register: If Linus Snubs New GPL, Is That It for 'Open Source'?
Feb 08, 2006, 02:30 (11 Talkback[s])
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"Linus Torvalds doesn't want to change the Linux kernel's
software license, and he said so again last week. For good measure
this time, he threw in some inflammatory remarks.
"'I literally feel,' wrote Torvalds, 'that we do not, as
software developers, have the moral right to enforce our rules on
hardware manufacturers. We are not crusaders, trying to force
people to bow to our superior God...'"