Subject: Re: how to install StarOffice 5.0.1 under netbsd-current (i386)
To: Allen Briggs <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/14/1999 10:07:40
On Mon, 14 Jun 1999, Allen Briggs wrote:

> > > Are you talking about 'vmware' here?  It uses a kernel module under linux,
> > > I doubt it is as easy as getting clone() working.
> If it's a kernel module under Linux, don't they supply the source?
> Or are kernel modules subject to the LGPL?

There is no GPL taint to klm's other than that they are linking against a
GPL'd kernel. As they are distributed seperate from the kernel, they don't
get tainted. :-)

Take care,