What good is VNC's GPL?
yann.renard.mailing-lists "at" tiscali.fr
Thu Apr 7 19:29:17 2005
Mike Miller wrote:
> On Thu, 7 Apr 2005, Mark Jacobs wrote:
>> This one looks especially bad - they are receiving rewards and making
>> money out of, what looks like, Wez's work!
> Where is the evidence that PlanetDNS has VNC inside?
> I'm interested in this issue because I'm not sure how we can demonstrate
> that GPL'd code is inside the product if all we have are binaries. Does
> anyone know the answer?
Bugs are the key :)
Same bugs, same binaries, same sources...
> By the way, it is perfectly acceptable under the GPL for someone to take
> your GPL'd work and make money from it. The rule is that they have to
> distribute the source with the product binaries.