Cisco Lawsuit: A Test for the GPL?
Jan 06, 2009, 14:04 (4 Talkback[s])
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"The FSF filed its legal complaint against Cisco last month,
alleging that the networking giant violated the terms of the GPL,
or General Public License (define).
"Experts say the lawsuit -- about which both parties have been
tight-lipped -- is about more than just about protecting the
code-availability tenets of the free software license. Instead,
they're weighing the wider impact that a court decision could have
on setting legal precedent for GPL compliance and