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Re: [vox-tech] GPL license clarification
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Re: [vox-tech] GPL license clarification



On Tue, 11 Sep 2001, Micah Cowan wrote:

> No.  In fact, the FSF is very strongly against licenses that require
> you to release the source simply because of personal modifications.  I
> believe the Apple Public Source License is an example.  If you read
> the reasons the FSF terms this a "non-free" license, one of the
> biggest reasons it remains so despite changes to appease the FSF is
> that "any modified version 'deployed' in an organization must be
> published."  cf. http://www.gnu.org/philosophy/apsl.html

Okay, so you said a lot of other things below (which I very much
appreciate), but since I'm using this code only for our company in-house
stuff we don't need to release it, right?

Thanks, Micah!

-Mark

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