Info about linux-restricted-modules

Ben Collins ben.collins at
Wed Mar 7 14:24:35 UTC 2007

On Wed, 2007-03-07 at 15:01 +0100, Alessio Igor Bogani wrote:
> Hi,
> Someone can clarify to me one (stupid) thing about restricted modules?
> I'm working on my personal specification
> ( and the users ask me also the
> linux-restricted module compiled against Ingo Molnar's RT-Preempt
> patchset (i already offer patch and kernel image). Question is: Can i
> redistribute linux-restricted-modules package (in binary form) without
> violate any license?

You would have to read the licenses if all the packages in lrm. Each one
is different. Most of it is binary+source (nvidia, madwifi, ati, etc).


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