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Bradley M. Kuhn - 8 months ago 2021-10-19 18:06:10
bkuhn@sfconservancy.org
Copyleft Compliance — Vizio — Q&A is Compliance base, add PDF links
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{% extends "base_learn.html" %}
 
{% extends "base_compliance.html" %}
 
{% block subtitle %}Press - {% endblock %}
 
{% block submenuselection %}Press{% endblock %}
 
{% block content %}
 
<h1 id="QandA">Q & A</h1>
 
<h1 id="QandA">Vizio Lawsuit Q &amp; A</h1>
 

	
 
<a href="https://shoestring.agency/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/SFC_QA_GeneralPublic.pdf">[
 
         A PDF version of this Q&amp;A is available. ]</a>
 

	
 
<h3 id="">Q: Who is the defendant in this lawsuit?</h3>
 

	
 
<p>The defendant is Vizio, Inc., a U.S.-based TV maker and media company that has been publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange since March 2021.</p>
 

	
 
<h3 id="">Q: What did Vizio do wrong?</h3>
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<p>SmartCast is a Linux-based operating system. That means that not only do multiple copies of the Linux kernel appear in the firmware, other GPL'd and LGPL'd programs were found, including U-Boot, bash, gawk, tar, glibc, and ffmpeg.</p>
 

	
 
<h3 id="">Q: How can I verify Software Freedom Conservancy’s technical findings above? </h3>
 

	
 
<p>Object code can be found on the TVs and source code/binaries on the filesystem. There are multiple models in which we can confirm the findings. Go to sfconservancy.org/vizio for details.</p>
 

	
 
<a href="https://shoestring.agency/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/SFC_QA_GeneralPublic.pdf">[
 
         A PDF version of this Q&amp;A is available. ]</a>
 

	
 
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