Introduction : how UNIX gave birth to Linux, and a new software paradigm Free software and open source Common open source licenses and their structure Due diligence, license proliferation, and compatibility Audits and compliance initiatives Notice requirements Patents and open source Trademarks and open source Open source and open standards Open source code releases Technical background : operating system kernels, user space, and elements of programming Enforcement of open source licenses The border dispute of GPL2 License or contract? Defining distribution Open source in mergers and acquisitions and other transactions GPL version 3.0 LGPL version 3.0.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.