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Re: OT: ISO images for Suse

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Subject: Re: OT: ISO images for Suse
From: Jason Joines <joines@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 2002 08:43:02 -0500
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On Tuesday 23 April 2002 07:37, Wessel Dankers wrote:
> On 2002-04-22 11:28:01-0500, Jason Joines wrote:
> >      Also, once someone gets the CDs, you are free to make ISOs and
> > redistribute them as long as you don't charge for it.
>
> Actually, assuming the GPL here, you only have to supply the source
> code for free (and license it for free). Common misconception :)
>
> Of course, if SuSE licensed it differently, that won't hold. But you
> would be allowed to sell at least the GPL bits.

     My information came from SuSE, not from reading the license.  They 
said it was fine to redistribute ISOs of their distribution as long as 
you didn't charge for it.  If you did, you had to pay them a licensing 
fee.

Jason Joines
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