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Re: GNU licenses

From: Richard Tobin
Subject: Re: GNU licenses
Date: 5 Sep 2006 10:52:19 GMT

In article <>,
 <> wrote:

>> If your code was working before including GPLed code, the old code
>> will still continue to work.  So the amount of non-GPLed code will not
>> decrease.  If your code was not working before including GPLed code,
>> there is nothing that can be "decremented".

>And what if it wasn't working and I needed that little bit of GPLed
>code to get a vital program component finished?

Then you continue to have a non-working non-GPL program, and the amount of
non-GPL code has not changed.

-- Richard

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