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Re: GNU licenses

From: Alexander Terekhov
Subject: Re: GNU licenses
Date: Mon, 04 Sep 2006 10:34:10 +0200

David Kastrup wrote:
> Alexander Terekhov <> writes:
> > David Kastrup wrote:
> > [...]
> >> But you don't have all the rights to the combined work.
> >
> > Yeah, and here comes the GNU magic of "combined work". It's
> > aggregation, idiot.
> Whether it is mere aggregation depends on the case in question.  It is
> certainly not possible to decide this without looking at the details,
> as you wish to think.

At the details of what, retard? Here is the details:

Given: object A and object B, each being original work under copyright
(i.e. computer program works A and B in binary form vs source code form).

Case 1: aggregation using tar.

Case 2: aggregation using linker.

Case 3: aggregation using ISO CD image making program.

Q) Is their any "derivative work" involved here?


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