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eWeek: Controversy Swirls Around Changes in GPLv3

Mar 28, 2007, 12:45 (16 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Galli)

"As the Free Software Foundation prepares to release the third discussion draft on the GNU General Public License on March 28, the question being asked is whether the move to block future deals like the controversial one between Microsoft and Novell will forever doom the license.

"Open-source evangelist and developer Bruce Perens confirmed to eWEEK on March 27 that GPLv3 does contain a provision that blocks deals like the one between Novell and Microsoft, and explained how it would work..."

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