The Non-Revocable GPL
Jan 28, 2008, 15:15 (4 Talkback[s])
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"I know by now you've seen the notice by the guy claiming to
'revoke' the GPL license on his code, because I'm getting email
"Here's the answer to your question:
"No. One can't retroactively revoke licenses previously granted,
unless the license terms allow you to do so.
"The most you can do is stop granting new licenses..."