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Opening up an open-source roadblock February 21, 2007 If the FSF succeeds in blocking a landmark deal, the biggest losers will be software consumers, policy analyst James DeLong says.
Which way, open-sourcers? September 12, 2006 Software advocate says the latest draft of the GPL license is driving a wedge between the open-source and free-software communities.
Samba will move to GPLv3 July 9, 2007 The Free Software Foundation's new license gets a major endorsement from a major server software project.
New GPL draft due Wednesday March 26, 2007 A third draft of the dominant open-source license is due Wednesday, and the final is due 90 days afterward.
Top Linux programmers pan GPL 3 September 25, 2006 High-ranking kernel coders join Torvalds in opposing the new license draft; some say it could harm open source.
GPL getting tougher on patent deals March 28, 2007 Version 3 to block next Microsoft-Novell handshake? Latest draft aims to "prevent such deals from making a mockery of free software."
New Linux look fuels old debate April 17, 2006 The use of closed-source software to give Linux slick graphics is keeping a thorny legal and philosophical dispute alive.
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