The Free Software hardliner, the corporation, and the shotgun wedding
Posted by: Anonymous
on January 20, 2008 11:58 PM
That view is about as far wrong as you can possibly get. The GPL was designed to be divisive and restrict distribution of any number of combinations of components from the start - and it has succeeded perfectly in keeping a free operating system from becoming a suitable replacement for an expensive one because all the necessary code can never be included.