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Re: [Linux-cluster] Open Source VM Solutions?



On Wed, Jan 23, 2008 at 05:08:34PM +0000, gordan bobich net wrote:

> Sure, but too much of that and they'll end up with a competing fully OSS 
> fork. Having said that, if the source is GPL-ed, I'm not sure they are 
> legally allowed to not publish the commercial patches.

AFAIK, although I'm not a lawyer:

They may do as, as long as they have the copyright of the source code.
Being owner of the code, they may use whatever license they like to
distribute their commercial version (even source, if they would like).

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