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Re: CVS is the `released version'

From: jasonr
Subject: Re: CVS is the `released version'
Date: Mon, 21 May 2007 14:18:36 +0100
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Quoting "Robert J. Chassell" <address@hidden>:

> Since all software in the United States is copyrighted on creation,
> whether or not a copy of that code is sent to the copyright office,
> unless it is specifically said to be public domain, downloading and
> installing "3rd party, unassigned code" may mean `illegally using
> code'.  Most programs, of course, are never used illegally.  But a few
> may be.  This can be awkward.

As we are talking about emacs-lisp packages here, assuming the code to be Free
is quite reasonable.

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