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    SubjectRe: Linux GPL and binary module exception clause?
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    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


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