Subject: Re: What is Copyleft?
From: Ian Lance Taylor <>
Date: 23 Feb 2001 14:59:01 -0800

"Ryan S. Dancey" <> writes:

> If a court found that the first and third results Mr. Woolley enumerated
> were not derivative works (and thus could ignore the terms of the LGPL or
> the GPL for non-free code), I suspect that a case could be made to the FSF
> for abandoning the use of the LGPL.

The FSF is already abandoning the LGPL in any case.  See