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Re: Now it's my compiler!


From: Andrew Halliwell
Subject: Re: Now it's my compiler!
Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2008 02:29:02 +0100
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Rjack <address@hidden> wrote:
> Which is complete, 100% bullshit. You don't control "commercial 
> compilers" so how do know?

So... You're now claiming that you can re-distribute a commercial compiler?
Do you KNOW what software piracy is?
 
>> With SOME commercial compilers you can't even sell your own code without
>> permission from the compiler's owner. And then they expect you to pay for
>> the privilage.
> With SOME compilers you can sell your own code without permission 
> from the compiler's owner. And then they don't expect you to pay for
> the privilege.

So? Reversing what I said doesn't make it any less true.

>> With the GPL based compiler, you can do what the hell you like with your own
>> code with no restrictions. Only if you include other people's GPL code are
>> you bound by the GPL yourself.
>> 
>> By eck, the quality of trolls these days is shocking.
> 
> By eck? Is that shorthand script-kiddie?

No, look it up.
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