GPL Alert: Super

Brian Dessent
Fri Jun 16 06:39:00 GMT 2006

Lloeki wrote:

> He doesn't have to provide source code
> for distributed binaries either, but just point out that it's free software,
> and if ever asked for source code, point at a place to get it.

False.  If you provide cygwin1.dll you must provide its source. 
Period.  You can't say "it's free software, get it from". 
You must provide a copy yourself (the exact version corresponding to the
DLL you distribute), on your server (or in the same method that you
offer the binaries.)  You cannot rely on a third party to do this for


This is painfully obvious.


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