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Android foes still beating GPL non-compliance drum

Aug 16, 2011, 13:00 (2 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Amy Bennett for this link. ]

Even as Google announced their acquisition plans for Motorola Mobility today, vague legal accusations were re-hashed by IP attorney Edward J. Naughton that imply that all Android manufacturers are at risk of losing their rights to distribute Android because of they did not comply with the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL).

But the head of the Software Freedom Conservancy states there are still, despite the arm waving, no legitimate claims made on Android GPL violation.

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