[mythtv-users] BGT3600 - Ultimate UK DVB-T2 and DVB-S2 Tuner?

Mark Lord mythtv at rtr.ca
Sun Oct 30 22:47:51 UTC 2011

On 11-10-30 03:45 AM, Simon Hobson wrote:
> that work on all distros, and don't inflame the (seemingly very 
> vocal) purists who won't allow non-GPL code to taint the kernel.

Regarding that point, "purists" have nothing to do with it.

It's a simple legal requirement -- the kernel is licensed under GPL,
and any distributed extension/modification to it must therefore also be GPL.
Drivers are part of the kernel.


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