> this is beginning to sound like you are deliberately trying to place doubt over the legality of our work
Oh come on. Again: if anyone has placed doubt on it, it's whoever chose CDDL because it was GPL-incompatible. All I'm saying is the question is not idle. If it was so clear-cut, it would not have popped out in 3 out of 3 places where I read about KVM/Illumos (your blog, LWN, HN).