> You don't need permission as long as you follow the rules of the
> license. As Gimp is under the GPL the most important rule is to add the
> source code on the CD too.
By the way, isn't it enough to publish it on the net? E.g. one could
provide a link to the gimp website for the original source, plus publish
their modification on their own website (or include only these parts on
The Linux kernel is also GLP, but the majority of Linux CD distributions
does not ship the source.
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