Static v. Dynamic Linking -- redux

John Cowan jcowan at
Sun Mar 17 05:35:36 UTC 2002

Ken Arromdee scripsit:

> Here, "intent to circumvent the license" just means "intent to follow the
> letter of the license while not following it's spirit".

"A dirty dog will get no dinner from the courts."

Laws aren't programs, and judges definitely aren't computers.
They have a keen sense of being bamboozled, and they don't like it.
People (in the U.S.) who have tried to avoid paying their taxes
on First Amendment grounds have not ended up winning.

John Cowan <jcowan at>
I amar prestar aen, han mathon ne nen,
han mathon ne chae, a han noston ne 'wilith.  --Galadriel, _LOTR:FOTR_
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