[linux-audio-dev] Lionstracs / Linux Audio at Musikmesse report

Christian Schoenebeck christian.schoenebeck at epost.de
Wed Apr 7 23:02:50 UTC 2004

Es geschah am Donnerstag, 8. April 2004 02:59 als Marek Peteraj schrieb:
> > > I just quickly checked their sites, and there's indeed absolutely no
> > > mention of using Linux. If they're all indeed using Linux, then it's
> > > an obvious breach of the GPL license.
> >
> > Maybe not. If no GPL'ed code has been modified, they don't have to
> > (re)publish it.
> Section 1 - appropriate copyright notice
> Section 3 - accompany it with source code when copying/distributing or
> make a written offer
> Section 2 might apply aswell as i doubt they'd be using vanilla stuff...

There he is, our lawyer :)

But I also think Marek is right. They're bound at least to mention which GPLed 
software they're using or / and providing a reference to the source code.


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