[CrackMonkey] OS/X Warp!
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Fri Jun 29 12:07:44 PDT 2001
>>>>> "MM" == Monkey Master <monkeymaster at crackmonkey.org> writes:
MM> begin Peter A. Peterson II quotation:
>> It's not that Darwin source isn't available -- It's just a
>> frustration with the BSD license in that it lends itself to this
>> kind of use -- how much cooler would it have been if Apple would
>> have open sourced their GUI, too? I mean, is there really a
>> practical use for Darwin outside of being the BSD backend for OS/X?
MM> Can you explain why use of the GPL for FreeBSD would have
MM> required Apple to release their UI code?
I thought pedro's point was that Apple wouldn't be inclined to release
the Quartz/Aqua code under a BSD license, not that a GPL BSD core
would have required the UI code to be released.
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