Subject: Re: Firmware and kernel image compression
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Erik Anggard <email@example.com>
Date: 09/17/2002 14:22:04
Before doing anything else, Charles, why not ask the original author of
UCL if he'd be willing to release the code under BSD-style license? I
belive this has been done for other third-party software.
David Laight wrote:
>> No, they aren't. Copyrights do not prevent cleanroom
>>implementations; however, patents could.
>However a 'cleanroom' implementation has to be done from
>documentation that is in the public domain (or some such
>definition). Using GPL source code isn't...