GPL and closed source
cowan at mercury.ccil.org
Sat Jun 4 20:57:53 UTC 2011
David Woolley scripsit:
> Where derived works come in is that, if it should be ruled that the
> complete program is not a derived work of X's work, and you accept the
> bare copyright theory, then the clause in the GPL requiring the whole
> program to be distributed on the GPL terms is void.
In that case, however, it might be that you can't distribute the GPLed
work at all.
John Cowan cowan at ccil.org http://ccil.org/~cowan
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