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Re: [dvd-discuss] Inexplicable

On Thu, 2002-10-17 at 23:56, Jeremy Erwin wrote:

> I had thought the GPL included a nondiscrimination clause. It doesn't, 
> but such discrimination is the prerogative of the copyright holder on 
> the "Program". In the case of the Linux kernel, I would have thought 
> that such a copyright is held by Linus Torvalds-- though I could be 
> wrong. Could omeone with access to
> /usr/src/linux/arch/i386/kernel/traps.c
>   inform us of the copyright holder?

head /usr/src/linux/arch/i386/kernel/traps.c
 *  linux/arch/i386/traps.c
 *  Copyright (C) 1991, 1992  Linus Torvalds
 *  Pentium III FXSR, SSE support
 *      Gareth Hughes <gareth@valinux.com>, May 2000

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