Re: Linksys WRT54G and the GPL

From: Randolph Bentson (
Date: Tue Jun 10 2003 - 15:17:30 EST

On Tue, Jun 10, 2003 at 12:21:41AM +0200, Adrian Bunk wrote:
> On Mon, Jun 09, 2003 at 02:50:11PM -0700, David Schwartz wrote:
> > As I read 3b, it only applies if the person requesting the source
> > code actually has physical possession of the written offer. (Though
> > the offer could be transferred to anyone.)
> "to give any third party" in 3b is pretty non-ambiguous.

You've skipped the qualifing predicate condition. Every clause
of section 3 begins with "Accompany it with", referring to the
distribution of the Program in object code or executable form.

Randolph Bentson
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