Ref : Permission to use parts of FreeBSD documentation on My Website

Giorgos Keramidas keramida at
Thu Oct 18 04:08:21 PDT 2007

On 2007-10-17 17:31, "Aryeh M. Friedman" <aryeh.friedman at> wrote:
>allen paul wrote:
>> Thank you, That was the peice of information I was looking for.
>> Sure, I will respect proper credits, and skip copyrighted
>> information.  I might have been mistaken if I mistook BSD
>> documentation as freely distributed information under GNU license.
>> But, as long as I can post a few Kernel related excerpts, I think I
>> am good.
> In general your going to find BSD a more permissive license then GPL
> (for sure less viral).  Contact me privately if you need a good
> background references this as well other possible licensing options
> you may have.

... or ask here, on the freebsd-questions mailing list.  There is no
reason why a discussion about the way the BSD license works would be
kept `private' in personal mailboxes :)

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