Re: Dual-Licensing Linux Kernel with GPL V2 and GPL V3

From: Dmitry Torokhov
Date: Fri Jun 15 2007 - 10:53:08 EST

On 6/15/07, Alan Cox <alan@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> But COPYING *is* the entire text and starts with: "
> Version 2, June 1991"
> so there is no confusion about the version.

The version of the COPYING file (and the licence document), not of the
licence on the code.

Using this logic one can say that Linux kernel is BSD or even public
domain and COPYING is there just for kicks.

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