Subject: Re: Possibly stupid GPL question
From: DJ Delorie <>
Date: Wed, 29 Sep 1999 17:22:50 -0400

> I think that "You may not impose any further restrictions on the
> recipients' exercise of the rights granted herein" very clearly
> rules out the concatenation of an NDA to GPL software.

But an NDA is not imposed by the vendor (in my example, at least).
It's self-imposed by the recipient when they agreed to the NDA.  Note
that I'm only talking about the case where the NDA exists before the
software is distributed.