Jeremy makes a persuasive argument for LGPL

Roland roland at
Mon Feb 18 18:33:00 CST 2002

At 01:58 PM 2/18/02 -0600, Sean Farley wrote:

>They have release Darwin as well as an NFS testing tool.  FreeBSD did
>benefit a lot from that testing tool.

Yes, I have read that by now. This is another point in favour of the BSD 

>Besides, as the owner of a company, he can always decide not to develop
>code for those potential customers who wish to keep the resulting code

Of course he can do that. But this means losing a lot of customers to other 
companies. The xGPL would prevent this.


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