The XFree86 group has announced that beginning withXFree86 v4.4.0-RC3 it will be under a new license (version 1.1 at the top of that page). How will this affect you, the average Linux user? I have no blooming idea. It’s true that this may run afoul of the no-advertisement clause of the GPL, thus potentially preventing some interaction between GPL software and X libraries, but I’m not a lawyer and am not willing to dispense any legal advice to anyone on this. Frankly, I’d be happy to see a return to the days of console-only games so we’re all restricted to playing robots and Angband all day long.
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