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    SubjectRe: Binary only module overview
    On Wed, 26 Sep 2001, David Weinehall wrote:

    > On Wed, Sep 26, 2001 at 12:17:37PM -0700, Crispin Cowan wrote:
    > > That is not clear to me. I have been unable to find a definitive
    > > reference that states that is the case. If so, it is problematic,
    > > because then every user-land program that ever #include'd errno.h from
    > > glibc is GPL'd, because glibc #include's errno.h, among other GPL'd
    > > kernel header files. Are you sure you want to declare nearly all
    > > proprietary Linux applications to be in violation of the GPL?
    > AFAIK, the glibc (and most other libraries) are LGPL rather than GPL.

    What about programs that include header files from /usr/include/linux,
    /usr/include/asm, and/or /usr/include/scsi?

    Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams <>

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