Denver Gingerich - 1 month ago 2020-07-20 18:25:21
denver@ossguy.com
Copyleft Compliance: minor word updates/HTML fixes
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<p>We encourage our supporters and software freedom enthusiasts everywhere to
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  <a href="/copyleft-compliance/enforcement-strategy.html">read our detailed
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  strategic plan for GPL enforcement</a> and its companion
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  project, <a href="/copyleft-compliance/firmware-liberation.html">Our
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  project, <a href="/copyleft-compliance/firmware-liberation.html">our
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    Firmware Liberation Project</a>.</p>
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<h2 id="projects">Compliance Relationship to Fiscally Sponsored Projects</h2>
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  community and for-profit ventures promotes innovation in
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  technology. Without both permission <em>and</em> the ability to build and
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  modify the software on their devices, the hobbyist community
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  shrinks. Without intervention to assure companies respect the hobbyist
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  shrinks. Without intervention to ensure companies respect the hobbyist
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  community, hobbyists are limited by the oft-arbitrary manufacturer-imposed
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  restraints in the OEM firmware. OpenWRT saved the wireless router market
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  from this disaster; we seek to help other embedded electronic subindustries
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  previous GPL compliance litigation, has developed — in conjunction with
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  litigation counsel over the last year — new approaches to litigation
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  strategy.  We believe this will bring to fruition the promise of copyleft:
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  a license that assures the rights and software freedoms of hobbyists who
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  a license that ensures the rights and software freedoms of hobbyists who
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  seek full control and modifiability of devices they own. With the benefit
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  of this grant, Conservancy plans to accelerate these plans in 2020 and to
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  keep the public informed at every stage of the process.</p>
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<h1 id="software-freedom-conservancy-proposal-for-firmware-liberation-project">Firmware Liberation Project</h1>
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Conservancy plans to select a class of product in the Linux-based embedded
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<p>Conservancy plans to select a class of product in the Linux-based embedded
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system space.  For this product, Conservancy will launch, or assist, a
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project that creates a functioning alternative firmware for those devices.
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The promise of GPL enforcement is only realized through actual, practical use
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and improvement of the released software for users.
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and improvement of the released software for users.</p>
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<h2 id="gpl-enforcement-needs-follow-through">GPL Enforcement Needs Follow-Through</h2>
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  believe that building an alternative firmware for one of these classes of
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  devices &mdash; or joining our work with an existing alternative firmware project
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  that is struggling due to lack of sources available &mdash; will lead to
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  more palatable software freedom for users of these device.</p>
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  more palpable software freedom for users of these device.</p>
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<h2 id="limited-success-of-alternative-hardware">Limited Success of
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