Linus Torvalds says Linux kernel will remain GPL v2

Conrad Knauer atheoi at gmail.com
Wed Jan 16 01:22:08 GMT 2008


On Jan 15, 2008 6:03 PM, Toby Smithe <tsmithe at ubuntu.com> wrote:

> > "Torvalds has also previously said there is at least one thing that
> > might make him consider recommending to Linux's copyright owners that
> > they change to GPL v3: if Sun Microsystems releases OpenSolaris under
> > GPL v3." (still old news, but... it appears that's exactly what Sun is
> > going to do next:
> > http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Infrastructure/Sun-to-License-OpenSolaris-Under-GPLv3/
> > Interesting times indeed.)
>
> Quite old indeed. At first I was confused, as I read the article while
> it was still the 15th of January, but the date on the page said 16th.
> Wondering why they released the page early, and presuming them to be in
> a different timezone, I then noticed the year, which shows the article
> to be pretty much one year old, today.

LOL!  Looks like I got confused by the date! ^_-;

Sorry :)

CK



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