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Re: image stream routers
LD> Date: Sat, 17 Sep 2005 16:18:28 +1000 LD> From: Lincoln Dale LD> [without having looked at Imagestream in any way, shape or form..] LD> LD> it would be _unlikely_ that any router vendor that wants to support >OC3 LD> could do so with the 'standard' (non-modified) linux IP stack. if they are LD> modifying the 'standard' linux IP stack then its very unlikely that one LD> could do so without having to publish the source-code to it. (i.e. as per LD> GPL). Linux, reportedly with custom RIB/FIB code. IANAL, but gpl-violations.org strikes me as interesting. A court order not to ship product is rather serious... (For those who didn't follow the link, no such injunction has been granted against IS. However, other embedded-Linux OEMs have not been so lucky.) Eddy -- Everquick Internet - http://www.everquick.net/ A division of Brotsman & Dreger, Inc. - http://www.brotsman.com/ Bandwidth, consulting, e-commerce, hosting, and network building Phone: +1 785 865 5885 Lawrence and [inter]national Phone: +1 316 794 8922 Wichita ________________________________________________________________________ DO NOT send mail to the following addresses: email@example.com -*- firstname.lastname@example.org -*- email@example.com Sending mail to spambait addresses is a great way to get blocked. Ditto for broken OOO autoresponders and foolish AV software backscatter.