October 2, 2000

Is the GPL an enemy of business?

Author: JT Smith

A LWN.net article examines whether the GNU General Public License is business-friendly or not. "The GPL does not allow changes in the terms of the license that would
restrict the rights of others. BSD-like licenses, instead, allow code to be
redistributed under other, more restrictive licensing terms."

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  • Open Source
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