GPL with the Classpath exception - clarification needed

John Cowan cowan at
Sat Mar 28 07:50:06 UTC 2009

Alon von Bismark scripsit:

> and, by example, from § 101, that a derivative work encompasses ONLY
> "editorial revisions, annotations, elaborations, or other
> modifications, which, AS A WHOLE, represent an original work of
> authorship"

There is *NO SUCH* word "only" in § 101.

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