[vdr] future VDR and Net??eiver OEM from Reelmultimedia

Clemens Kirchgatterer clemens at 1541.org
Sat Jun 30 13:25:39 CEST 2007

Stefan Lucke <stefan at lucke.in-berlin.de> wrote:

> They decide on which kernel it runs. If I need for some other device
> a different kernel which they don't / won't support, I'm left alone.

that's exactly what the GPL tries to prevent.

> To my opinion that is a nogo way.
> I doubt if that's compatible with GPL.

i agree, binary only kernel modules do violate the GPL. unfortunatly
many vendors get away with it.

best regards ...

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