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Re: GPL 2(b) HUH?

From: Hyman Rosen
Subject: Re: GPL 2(b) HUH?
Date: Sun, 21 Sep 2008 03:11:49 -0400
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Barry Margolin wrote:
I don't think anyone was saying that the new scheduler is a derivative. It's the new Linux that includes the new scheduler that's a derivative of the old Linux.

Only if putting the new scheduler into Linux involves enough
changes to the rest of Linux to be considered a significant
work of authorship. Otherwise, Linux + new scheduler is just
a combined work.

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