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Bill Gates: "The GPL, which we disagree with"

Apr 24, 2008, 13:30 (15 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Emil Protalinski)

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"At the Institute for Systems Biology in Seattle, Bill Gates gave his thoughts on where the pharmaceutical industry was going, and where it should be going. However, he also slipped up a bit and criticized the GNU General Public License (GPL). The GPL is a widely used (including by the Linux kernel) free software license. Wired's Thomas Goetz took notes on Bill Gates' response to a question from the audience regarding whether Gates thought Microsoft should use open source software in health research..."

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