"rights" and "freedoms"

John Cowan cowan at locke.ccil.org
Thu Oct 14 15:21:45 UTC 1999

L. Peter Deutsch scripsit:

> [...] things that FSF considers anathema, such as a right to be reasonably
> compensated for one's work.

This is false.  All the GPL says (or any software license) is: "If you
play with our ball, play by our rules."  Your own work is your own,
nor are you prevented from being paid for creating works that contain
GPLed components.

John Cowan                                   cowan at ccil.org
       I am a member of a civilization. --David Brin

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