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Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- FSF: "GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 3
Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- FSF: "GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 3, 29 June 2007"
Fri, 29 Jun 2007 18:28:41 +0200
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- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- eWeek: "Is Open Source Dying?", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/23
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- IT Business Edge: "Rosen: GPL Is Good, but OSL Is Better", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/26
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- IT Business Edge: "Rosen: GPL Is Good, but OSL Is Better", Ciaran O'Riordan, 2007/06/26
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- Luis Villa's GPL v3 Q&A (PART 1), Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/26
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- CRN: "GPL 3 Set To Go Live", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/28
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- Gardner: "GPL v3 due Friday don't trip over the lawyers at the Apple Store", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/29
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- FSF: "iPhone restricts users, GPLv3 frees them", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/29
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- FSF: "GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 3, 29 June 2007",
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- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- FSF: "GNU LESSER GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE Version 3, 29 June 2007", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/29
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- FSF: "iPhone restricts users, GPLv3 frees them", amicus_curious, 2007/06/29
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- linux-watch: "GPL version 3 arrives", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/29
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- internetnews: "Stallman Urges Users to Upgrade to GPLv3", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/30
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- linux-watch: "GPLv3 arrives, but nobody seems to care", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/30
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- Gardner: "Sun demurs from adopting GPL v3 for OpenSolaris, keeps CDDL only", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/30
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- The Jem Report: "GPLv3 license marks GNU's decline", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/30
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- Eben: "after 18 months at GPL3, I find...", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/30
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- sheehantu: "Free Software Licenses in a Nutshell", Alexander Terekhov, 2007/06/30
- Re: GPLv3 comedy unfolding -- FSF: "iPhone restricts users, GPLv3 frees them", Alfred M. Szmidt, 2007/06/29