“The controversial Affero general public license could get an
unexpected boost from Ubuntu developer Canonical. Mark
Shuttleworth, Canonical’s chief executive, has said AGPL is ‘a
strong candidate’ for the eventual open source release of
Launchpad, Canonical’s developer collaboration tool.
“The issue arose in a forum discussion over the future of
Gobuntu, the ‘free’ version of Canonical’s Linux-based Ubuntu