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Re: GPL question

From: John Hasler
Subject: Re: GPL question
Date: Wed, 23 May 2007 10:04:44 -0500
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Bahadir writes:
> Are those kernel headers explicitly declared as "public interface"
> somewhere, or else how do you distinguish a "non-copyrightable public
> interface"?

It is not up to the author to determine whether or not a work or a portion
of a work is protected by copyright.  It depends on the law, which varies
with jurisdiction.  Under US law most (probably all) kernel headers would
not be protected by copyright.
John Hasler
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI USA

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