January 23, 2008

FSF clarifies its position on patent litigation

When is a program not a program? A. When it is all the works ever licensed under GPLv3. Via the Software Freedom Law Center comes news that the Free Software Foundation has published a document clarifying its position on patent litigation related to the GPLv3 - specifically what constitutes a program under the GPLv3 for the purposes of patent infringement claims.

Link: blogs.the451group.com


  • Free Software
  • Legal
Click Here!