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Re: GPL misappropriation

From: Hyman Rosen
Subject: Re: GPL misappropriation
Date: Tue, 04 May 2010 16:09:42 -0000
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On 3/22/2010 3:41 PM, RJack wrote:
That will never happen. Copyrights are exclusive rights and cannot be
licensed by anyone except the *owner* of a copyright. Releasing BSD
licensed code under the GPL is simply attempting to steal it.

BSD-licensed code gives others the right to create derivative
works without requiring that those derivative works be licensed
under the same terms.

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