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Why does no one care that Brad Spengler of GRSecurity is blatantly violating the intention of the rightsholders to the Linux Kernel?

Why does no one care that Brad Spengler of GRSecurity is blatantly
violating the intention of the rightsholders to the Linux Kernel?
He is also violating the license grant, Courts would not be fooled by
his scheme to prevent redistribution.

The license grant the Linux Kernel is distributed under disallows the
imposition of additional terms. The making of an understanding that the
derivative work must not be redistributed (lest there be retaliation) is
the imposition of an additional term. The communication of this threat
is the moment that GRSecurity violates the license grant. Thence-forth
modification, making of derivative works, and distribution of such is a
violation of the Copyright statute. The concoction of the transparent
scheme shows that it is a willful violation, one taken in full knowledge
by GRSecurity of the intention of the original grantor.

Why does not one person here care?
Just want to forget what holds Libre Software together and go the way of
BSD?

(Note: last month the GRSecurity Team removed the public testing patch,
they prevent the distribution of the patch by paying customers by a
threat of no further business: they have concocted a transparent scheme
to make sure the intention of the Linux rights-holders (thousands of
entities) are defeated) (This is unlike RedHat who do distribute their
patches in the form the rights-holders prefer: source code, RedHat does
not attempt to stymie the redistribution of their derivative works,
GRSecurity does.).

Comments

Re: Why does no one care that Brad Spengler of GRSecurity is bla

By Tom H at 06/15/2017 - 12:45

Why should we care?

And more importantly, why should we care within the context of ubuntu-users@?!

Please take this elsewhere.

On Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 11:34 AM, < ... at airmail dot cc> wrote:

Re: Why does no one care that Brad Spengler of GRSecurity is bla

By aconcernedfossdev at 06/15/2017 - 12:49

Because some of you on this list may very well be linux kernel
contributors and this is a fairly new development (month old) of a
developing issue (1 year old). It's crossed the Rubicon now though and
it's time for a joint filing. It is time to _SUE_.

On 2017-06-15 16:45, Tom H wrote:

Re: Why does no one care that Brad Spengler of GRSecurity is bla

By W. Scott Lockwo... at 06/15/2017 - 13:04

Take this crap to LKML where ALL the kernel developers who matter, are.

Re: Why does no one care that Brad Spengler of GRSecurity is bla

By Tom H at 06/15/2017 - 12:54

On Thu, Jun 15, 2017 at 12:49 PM, < ... at airmail dot cc> wrote:
People who contribute to linux are on lkml and related lists.

Go ahead and use but please leave this list to Ubuntu support and
ubuntu-devel-discuss@ to Ubuntu development!

Re: Why does no one care that Brad Spengler of GRSecurity is bla

By Liam Proven at 06/15/2017 - 11:50

On 15 June 2017 at 17:34, < ... at airmail dot cc> wrote:

Firstly, this is not the place.

Second, all you have posted is a rant. I don't know who Brad Spengler
is, nor GR Security, nor of what he or they may or may not be doing.

So instead of ranting, write a blog post, *explain* briefly what you
feel that they are doing, with evidence and citations. Then, post it
on Hacker News, Slashdot, places like that. Get a discussion going.

Meanwhile, please keep your anonymous ad-hom attacks off support or
development mailing lists. They are not welcome here.