[Linux-Magazin Online Newsletter --- 18.10.2010]

David Kuehling dvdkhlng at gmx.de
Mon Oct 18 13:26:14 EDT 2010


quick english translation below (in short: they're calling for openions
with regard to open hardware; I'd think english mails won't do any harm
)

>>>>> "kahl" == kahl  <kahl at cas.mcmaster.ca> writes:

> From: "Linux-Magazin Online" <noreply at linux-magazin.de> Subject:
> Linux-Magazin Online Newsletter --- 18.10.2010 To:
> lm-newsletter-text at linux-magazin.de Date: Mon, 18 Oct 2010 11:31:07
> +0200 (CEST)

> - ---------------------------------------------------------------------

> Linux-Magazin Online -- Newsletter -- 18.10.2010

> - ---------------------------------------------------------------------

> Wozu freie Hardware?

Why free hardware?

> Den Nutzwert freier Softwarelizenzen für Unternehmen, die mit
> Open-Source-Software Geld verdienen, beweisen beispielsweise das
> Ubuntu-Unternehmen Canonical oder der DRBD-Erfinder Linbit. 

The value that free software licenses have for companies, that make
their money with open source software, is proven by companies like
Canonical (Ubuntu) or Linbit (the inventor of DRBD).

> Was genau aber sollte freie *Hardware* Unternehmen nützen und wie
> sollte eine "HPL" praktisch umsetzbar sein? 

But what is the value of free *hardware* to companies?  And how should a
"HPL" (i.e. hardware public license) be put into practice?

> Wenn genug Meinungen an online-redaktion at linux-magazin.de
> zusammenkommen, schreibt die Redaktion ein aggregierendes
> Blogposting. Bitte geben Sie an, ob Ihr Name veröffentlicht werden
> darf.

When we receive enough opinions at online-redaktion at linux-magazin.de,
the editorial staff is going to write an aggregating blog post.  Please
state whether we may also publish your name.

> Die Redaktion

The editorial department.

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