sfcrazy writes "In an interview Kubuntu's lead tells how Canonical once threatened Linux Mint that they needed a licence from Canonical./a Jonathan says, " I only had contact with the Linux Mint developer recently when Canonical claimed that they needed a licence to use the compiled packages from Ubuntu. This is a dangerous misunderstanding of copyright licencing from a company which should understand it. I advised Linux Mint to say some rude things to Canonical but I think they're too polite for that."
He also says that Canonical threatened to kick Kubuntu out if they changed the name of the project."
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