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FUSE for macOS: Why a popular open source library became closed source and commercially licensed

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"This is where GPL comes into play"

Just the GPL doesn't work in many actual situations, like the "cloud", because it was written years ago, and the whole environment that produced Stallman had the need to be able to exploit others' software for their own use cherry picking what givinig back. Hence the exception that if you don't re-distribute the code you don't need to publish anything. Of course all the code used inside universities and their labs is "internal use" only.... then came the "cloud"...

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