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Reko Turja reko.turja at
Thu Jun 16 16:31:18 UTC 2011

From: "Robert Simmons" <rsimmons0 at>

> thrown out of court.  Additionally, the source code is GPL, so even 
> if in the
> fictional world of Linus taking the trademark elsewhere, you can 
> fork the code
> and call it Morphtkdlfgjfjdsksjfnmvmdkedkfjgjg, and you would be 
> fine.

In that fictional world MySQL needed a fork and some GPL'd programs 
have been retroactively made completely closed source, forking denied 
after taking the issue into court...


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