Brett Smith, licensing engineer for the FSF writes: BOSTON, Massachusetts, USA — Wednesday, May 20, 2009 — The Free Software Foundation (FSF) and Cisco Systems, Inc. are pleased to announce that they have reached a joint agreement. Under the agreement, the FSF has agreed to dismiss its lawsuit against Cisco.
I don’t think that anyone ever dreamed of the Free Software Foundation needing to enforce its license and copyright in a court of law, however, this unlikely event has happened. The FSF is suing Cisco Systems for violating version 2 of the GNU General Public License and Lesser GPL. You can read the complaint here […]
This, friends, is one of the dozens of reason why I use GNU/Linux powered routers whenever possible. Some 30+ Cisco top execs in Brazil were just arrested because they ‘skirted around’ import taxes. This article disturbs me. Why would Brazil make such high profile arrests unless they had an open and shut case? Brazil has […]