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Thu Jun 3 14:52:25 EDT 2004
On Thu, Jun 03, 2004 at 01:52:16PM -0400, Bob Ippolito wrote:
> NVidia's drivers aren't "accepted" by Linux either. They are however
> legally allowed to exist, and perhaps some distributions of Linux
> include them for the convenience of the users.
> OpenBSD's license allows you to do more or less whatever you want,
> including linking in proprietary drivers. The reason they don't exist
> is just because nobody has written them. If I were to release some
> distribution of OpenBSD, I would be allowed to include whatever
> proprietary code I want in whatever form I so choose regardless of how
> it's linked to other code, because the BSD license is open to such
Yes, but that would be BobBSD.
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