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CNET News: Torvalds Critical of New GPL Draft

Jul 28, 2006, 15:00 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Stephen Shankland)

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"The second draft of a revised General Public License has been released, but Linus Torvalds--founder and leader of the best-known software project governed by the GPL--remains unconvinced of its merits.

"Torvalds' concern is with the clause in the GPLv3 second draft regarding digital rights management (DRM) technology, which puts controls on how computers can run software or supply content such as movies or music..."

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