Subject: Re: "viral" (was RE: Licensing options for firmware)
From: Rick Moen <>
Date: Wed, 6 Apr 2005 09:16:07 -0700

Quoting James W. Thompson, II (

[petulant complaining about strings tied to other people's generosity,

Oh, grow up.  Look, if you don't like the terms of usage on copylefted
components, feel free to write your own damned software, and then issue
instances under whatever terms you prefer.  FSF will even give you a
toolchain to create it.