Re: Binary-only firmware covered by the GPL?

From: Eduard Bloch
Date: Fri Mar 26 2004 - 08:17:31 EST

#include <hallo.h>
* David Schwartz [Thu, Mar 25 2004, 04:41:23PM]:

> > IMHO code that can be compiled would probably be the preferred form
> > of the work.
> You are seriously arguing that the obfuscated binary of the firmware is the
> preferred form of the firmware for the purpose of making modifications to
> it?!

Yes, the driver authors PREFERS to make the changes on the C source
code, he never has to modify the firmware. Exactly what the GPL
requests, where is your problem?

Der Krieg ist ein Massaker von Leuten, die sich nicht kennen, zum
Nutzen von Leuten, die sich kennen, aber nicht massakrieren.
-- Paul Ambroise Valéry
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