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Re: A simple question

From: Hyman Rosen
Subject: Re: A simple question
Date: Mon, 22 Feb 2010 12:43:35 -0500
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On 2/22/2010 12:41 PM, Alexander Terekhov wrote:
Generally speaking, violation of a license constitutes copyright
infringement in pretty much the same way (zero, zilch, none) as
violation of a renting license constitutes a trespass, you retard Hyman.

    Copyright holders who engage in open source licensing have
    the right to control the modification and distribution of
    copyrighted material. ... Copyright licenses are designed
    to support the right to exclude; money damages alone do not
    support or enforce that right. The choice to exact
    consideration in the form of compliance with the open source
    requirements of disclosure and explanation of changes, rather
    than as a dollar-denominated fee, is entitled to no less legal

Court vs. crank. Court wins.

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