[Battlemesh] Military advertising at Battlemesh

Michel de Geofroy micheldegeofroy at gmail.com
Wed Mar 21 23:02:07 CET 2012

oops wrong place

On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 10:56 PM, Michel de Geofroy <
micheldegeofroy at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hmm interesting I was under the impression that what ever is in the space
> craft would be at the same acceleration state... but maybe mass could be a
> factor
> On Wed, Mar 21, 2012 at 9:35 PM, Ryan Hughes <ryan at iheartryan.com> wrote:
>>  Some one mentioned http://www.egpl.info/feeds/1 but something that was
>>> once GPL will always be GPL
>>>  but it would be cool to find a  way to use eGPL to lock down the
>>> protocol I'm sure there is a
>>> "creative" way to do this.
>> If you get the agreement of all copyright holders, you can change the
>> license.  Firefox did it (I forget why).  Rhythmbox did it once, to add an
>> exception that it's okay to link with non-gpl gstreamer plugins.  I had
>> contributed code, so I had to agree to it or my code would get ripped out
>> for future releases.
>> If you do that, then the old versions of the software are still available
>> under the old license, but new development will be in the new license.  So
>> the military will be stuck with the old code, and developing on their own
>> fork, which will probably grow to become incompatible.  Then there would be
>> "OLSR for murderers" and "OLSR for The People", and they couldn't talk to
>> each other.  Or whatever.
>> --Ryan
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