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trans-coord/gnun/licenses/po gpl-faq.pot

From: Yavor Doganov
Subject: trans-coord/gnun/licenses/po gpl-faq.pot
Date: Tue, 13 Dec 2011 19:25:12 +0000

CVSROOT:        /sources/trans-coord
Module name:    trans-coord
Changes by:     Yavor Doganov <yavor>   11/12/13 19:25:11

Modified files:
        gnun/licenses/po: gpl-faq.pot 

Log message:
        Automatic update by GNUnited Nations.


Index: gpl-faq.pot
RCS file: /sources/trans-coord/trans-coord/gnun/licenses/po/gpl-faq.pot,v
retrieving revision 1.28
retrieving revision 1.29
diff -u -b -r1.28 -r1.29
--- gpl-faq.pot 28 Oct 2011 18:27:09 -0000      1.28
+++ gpl-faq.pot 13 Dec 2011 19:25:11 -0000      1.29
@@ -7,7 +7,7 @@
 msgid ""
 msgstr ""
 "Project-Id-Version: PACKAGE VERSION\n"
-"POT-Creation-Date: 2011-10-28 14:25-0300\n"
+"POT-Creation-Date: 2011-12-13 14:25-0500\n"
 "PO-Revision-Date: YEAR-MO-DA HO:MI+ZONE\n"
 "Last-Translator: FULL NAME <address@hidden>\n"
 "Language-Team: LANGUAGE <address@hidden>\n"
@@ -858,8 +858,8 @@
 msgid ""
 "<a href=\"#WindowsRuntimeAndGPL\">I'm writing a Windows application with "
 "Microsoft Visual C++ and I will be releasing it under the GPL.  Is "
-"dynamically linking my program with the Visual C++ run-time library "
-"permitted under the GPL?</a>"
+"dynamically linking my program with the Visual C++ runtime library permitted "
+"under the GPL?</a>"
 msgstr ""
 #. type: Content of: <ul><li>
@@ -2144,25 +2144,37 @@
 msgid ""
 "I'm writing a Windows application with Microsoft Visual C++ (or Visual "
 "Basic) and I will be releasing it under the GPL.  Is dynamically linking my "
-"program with the Visual C++ (or Visual Basic) run-time library permitted "
+"program with the Visual C++ (or Visual Basic) runtime library permitted "
 "under the GPL? <span class=\"anchor-reference-id\">(<a "
 "href=\"#WindowsRuntimeAndGPL\" >#WindowsRuntimeAndGPL</a>)</span>"
 msgstr ""
 #. type: Content of: <dl><dd><p>
 msgid ""
-"The GPL permits this because that run-time library normally accompanies the "
-"compiler or interpreter you are using.  The run-time libraries here are "
-"&ldquo;System Libraries&rdquo; as GPLv3 defines them, and as such they are "
-"not considered part of the Corresponding Source.  GPLv2 has a similar "
-"exception in section 3."
+"You may link your program to these libraries, and distribute the compiled "
+"program to others. When you do this, the runtime libraries are &ldquo;System "
+"Libraries&rdquo; as GPLv3 defines them.  That means that you don't need to "
+"worry about including their source code with the program's Corresponding "
+"Source. GPLv2 provides a similar exception in section 3."
 msgstr ""
 #. type: Content of: <dl><dd><p>
 msgid ""
-"That doesn't mean it is a good idea to write the program so that it only "
-"runs on Windows.  Doing so results in a program that is free software but "
-"&ldquo;<a href=\"/philosophy/java-trap.html\">trapped</a>&rdquo; by Windows."
+"You may not distribute these libraries in compiled DLL form with the "
+"program. To prevent unscrupulous distributors from trying to use the System "
+"Library exception as a loophole, the GPL says that libraries can only "
+"qualify as System Libraries as long as they're not distributed with the "
+"program itself. If you distribute the DLLs with the program, they won't be "
+"eligible for this exception anymore; then the only way to comply with the "
+"GPL would be to provide their source code, which you are unable to do."
+msgstr ""
+#. type: Content of: <dl><dd><p>
+msgid ""
+"It is possible to run free programs that only run on Windows, but it is not "
+"a good idea.  These programs would be &ldquo;<a "
+"href=\"/philosophy/java-trap.html\">trapped</a>&rdquo; by Windows, and "
+"therefore contribute zero to the Free World."
 msgstr ""
 #. type: Content of: <dl><dt>

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