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    SubjectRe: Linux GPL and binary module exception clause?
    arjanv@redhat.com wrote:

    > On Wed, 2003-12-03 at 22:31, Kendall Bennett wrote:
    > > Hi All,
    > >
    > > I have heard many people reference the fact that the although the Linux
    > > Kernel is under the GNU GPL license, that the code is licensed with an
    > > exception clause that says binary loadable modules do not have to be
    > > under the GPL.
    >
    > there is no such exception, for example see:
    >
    > http://www.kernelnewbies.org/kernels/rh9/SOURCES/COPYING.modules

    Thanks for the link, that pretty much explains what I needed to know!

    Regards,

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