Subject: Re: FreeBSD FibreChannel support
To: Matthew Jacob <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 11/04/1999 14:01:27
On Thu, 4 Nov 1999 13:57:24 -0800
Matthew Jacob <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Because what I did was wrong. It should also be removed from OpenBSD.
> I've had extensive discussions with Theo about this, and the f/w will
> probably be removed from OpenBSD as soon as the tree unlocks post 2.6.
> Unless Qlogic agrees to a BSD style licence. So far, they've not been
> helpful at all.
So, OpenBSD is going to ship software with known bogus license terms?
Someone should report this to Qlogic, Corp. so that they have a change
to defend their intellectual property.
> I think it's a huge pain, but it really should not have been handled
> the way I handled it so far.
...especially considering that a fair number of previously happy
Qlogic ISP users now have completely useless boards.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <email@example.com>