Subject: Re: Initial Developer's Public License
From: Alexander Terekhov <>
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2004 20:31:03 +0100

John Cowan wrote:
> I think that it does matter, because static linking produces 
> something "fixed in a tangible form", which is a basic 
> requirement of copyrightability.

The resulting *compilation* is copyrightable. I think the
distinction "compilation-vs-derivative" is rather obvious.


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