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Keeping pace with open source June 29, 2007 Linux looms large in software shifts in India. Plus: Version 3 of the GPL gets a long-awaited release.
Sun considers GPL for Solaris November 14, 2006 If Sun switched its Unix version to the General Public License, it could permit code-swapping with Linux.
Open source on the move September 21, 2006 Linux gets its latest kernel update and a real-time makeover; debate continues on GPL changes.
GPL 3 release could slip past March February 12, 2007 New draft of revamped open-source General Public License is due soon, but final release schedule is open, FSF executive director says.
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.
New GPL draft takes second crack at DRM July 27, 2006 Second draft of General Public License 3 "clarifies" digital rights management provisions, a point of contention. Draft version 3 of GPL in full
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.
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.
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."
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