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http://mjg59.livejournal.com

"...The GPL requires anyone who makes a program based on GPL'ed code has to release the source code for their program and license it under the GPL. The MPAA refused multiple requests to provide the sources for their spyware, so an Ubuntu developer sent a DMCA notice to the MPAA's ISP and demanded that the material be taken down as infringing."

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Created by can.axis 6 years 40 weeks ago – Made popular 6 years 40 weeks ago
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can.axis

6 years 40 weeks 2 days 22 hours ago

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mawcs

6 years 40 weeks 2 days 21 hours ago

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Voting down for link to BoingBoing

Please link to the original site!

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dave

6 years 40 weeks 2 days 19 hours ago

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Hmm... tricky

BoingBoing have the story but they link to slashdot who then link to the original site. Linking to the original site probably wouldn't explain what's going on very well. But, seeing has can.axis has included BoingBoing's blurb about it, I'll change the link.