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online petition to add pressure on HTC to release HERO kernel source

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by joransrb, Oct 16, 2009.

  1. joransrb

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    Kernel changes from vanilla android will mostly be minimal - it's the userland HTC addons that you are interested in.
     
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    Worthy but pointless, as the kernel is GPL'd therefore has to be released into the public domain.
     
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    Uhh, public domain is something completely different and incompatible with GPL.
     
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    I'm sure you got my drift. HTC don't have an option; they have to release it.
     
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