derivative works question

Kerry Watson kwatson at
Fri Feb 27 18:06:16 UTC 2004

> > I am trying to find out if it is acceptable to write a book
> > about an open source software program? 
> No worries.  As long as you don't actually incorporate the source
code of the program in the book, you can license the book however
you want.

Thank you so much, NAL. That is such a great relief to know as I have
already written this manual. 

Now a further question; as generally understood under the OSI terms, can
I call my manual "(Name of OSI program) Users Manual: A guide for
website developers"?  Or could using the name in a title be a problem
under the license? 

Thanks again,

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