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Re: SCO laying an ambush for the GPL?


From: Linønut
Subject: Re: SCO laying an ambush for the GPL?
Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2004 21:27:00 -0500
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Error BR-549: MS DRM 1.0 rejects the following post from Alexander Terekhov:

> Steve Firth wrote:
>> challenge to GPL. Several of them beleived that it would eb perfectly
>> possible to use GPL'd code and to stick two fingers up at the code
>> creator.
>
> IANALB and I also believe in this theory. FSF's expansive claims 
> are barred by the doctrine of copyright misuse and the doctrine 
> of first sale.

Apparently many of the parties the FSF have contacted about improper use of
GPL'ed code did not have the same blasé attitude as yourself.

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