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SubjectRe: Fwd: Copyright infringement in linux/drivers/usb/serial/keyspan*fw.h
On Thu, May 24, 2001 at 09:34:04PM -0700, Aaron Lehmann wrote:
> This message sparked a long thread on the debian-legal mailing list,
> which is long since dead. I am personally very curious about whether
> this has been resolved upstream. I consider it a very important issue,
> which is why I asked for RMS' opinion. He said that what is being done
> is clearly not "mere aggregation", and that such firmware should be
> moved out of the kernel (and even the tarball) to stop violating the
> GPL and make Linux be free software.

Last I heard, Hugh was talking with the Keyspan people to get this
resolved. But that was a few weeks ago.

Any news Hugh?


greg k-h
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