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Subject: RE: Earn Money with Rockbox on Ebay

RE: Earn Money with Rockbox on Ebay

From: Fred Maxwell <>
Date: Sat, 20 Dec 2003 21:40:52 -0500


That's the big problem with the GPL: Bottom-feeders can take GPL code and
resell it, giving nothing to the developers.

So long as the seller complies with the GPL and does not remove copyright
notices, there's not a damned thing that can be done (at least as far as I
understand it).

If the Rockbox team didn't want the code resold by such low-life scum, then
they should have created a license which prohibited the for-profit resale of
the Rockbox firmware, documentation, and source code.

  Fred Maxwell

> -----Original Message-----
> From: [] On
> Behalf Of Mirko Dittrich
> Sent: Saturday, December 20, 2003 4:59 PM
> To:
> Subject: Earn Money with Rockbox on Ebay
> Here are one of this "special" people, they earn money with the work from
> other people...
> 4
> In the Artikel description are this link:
> (Attention Word-
> Document!)
> a one to one copy from the Rockbox site.
> Great! Can we do something against those people or must we life with
> them??
> Mirko Dittrich
Received on 2003-12-21

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