[nycbug-talk] Asus eeePC First Impressions

Marc Spitzer mspitzer at gmail.com
Sat Nov 24 18:49:18 EST 2007

On Nov 22, 2007 11:06 PM, Steven Kreuzer <skreuzer at exit2shell.com> wrote:
> Greetings
> In addition, the acpi module that they shipped is a modified version of
> the asus_acpi kernel module from Linux Asus apparently has not made
> the source available, which is a violation of the GPL

That is not a violation of the gpl as the linux kernel licnese has an
exception for drivers that it links to, which interestingly enough
*is* a violation of the gpl on linuxs part by keeping the name GPL but
substantially changing the scope of the license. <hehehehe>  So take
it up with linus  torvold(sp?)


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