Re: Binary-only firmware covered by the GPL?

From: John Hasler
Date: Fri Mar 26 2004 - 08:54:14 EST

John Bradford writes:
> Then why didn't the original programmer leave a patch space to allow for
> such modifications? Surely that could be considered part of the
> 'preferred form'.

It would be the 'preferred form' if and only if it's the form in which he
wrote it, patch space or no.
John Hasler
john@xxxxxxxxxx (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI
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