Is inherited class a derivative work?

John Cowan cowan at
Mon Oct 15 12:51:45 UTC 2001

Angelo Schneider scripsit:

> In source code this means: portions of the original source code must be
> present.

I repeat: this falls down on the question of translations.  Translate
a piece of Java code into Prolog, none of the original text will survive,
but it is most definitely a derivative work.


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