Initial Developer's Public License

jcowan at jcowan at
Fri Feb 13 19:50:30 UTC 2004

Alexander Terekhov scripsit:

> The resulting *compilation* is copyrightable. I think the
> distinction "compilation-vs-derivative" is rather obvious.

Whereas I think the distinction is very subtle and full of borderline
cases, of which the native executable is just one.

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