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Re: [Xen-devel] VMWare standards

No, after looking at their community work I wonder wether one
should care about their proposed standard.


On Tue, Jan 31, 2006 at 01:18:42PM +0100, Jacob Gorm Hansen wrote:
> On 1/31/06, Hans-Joerg Hoexer
> <Hans-Joerg.Hoexer@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Please read the FAQ at http://www.vmware.com/communitysource/faqs.html.
> >
> > "Q: Do the partners have to indemnify the source contributions?
> > A: No. However, partners have to contribute only original works. Also 
> > partners
> > may not contribute source code available under open source licenses since
> > VMware may not be able to abide by the viral nature of such licenses."
> You seem to be confusing their shared source initiative with the
> hypercall standard that they are proposing.
> Jacob
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