selling freebsd cd for profit

Jon Radel jon at
Sat Feb 27 18:47:17 UTC 2010

On 2/27/10 1:31 PM, Programmer In Training wrote:
> On 02/27/10 12:22, Jon Radel wrote:
>> On 2/27/10 2:58 AM, Matthew Seaman wrote:
>>> Hash: SHA1
>>> On 27/02/2010 24:50:54, Citra Cool wrote:
>>>> can i selling free bsd for my profit??
>>>> is it legal??
>>> In a word, yes -- sure you can.
>>> All you have to do is abide by the terms of the licensing.
>> You sure that this applies in a couple countries where they have
>> rather draconian laws about selling software that supports any
>> type of encryption?  It's a big world out there, with many
>> interesting laws.
> That would be for the interested party to find out on their own, since
> we cannot possibly know the laws for each and every country out there. I
> find it hard enough to keep up with the laws in my own.

Well, duh!  However, in personal correspondence, the OP refuses to even 
say what country he or she wants to do this in and simply reiterates the 
original question, despite strong hints, both on and off list, to get 
local expertise.


--Jon Radel
jon at

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