Subject: Re: Initial Developer's Public License
From: jcowan@reutershealth.com
Date: Fri, 13 Feb 2004 14:50:30 -0500

Alexander Terekhov scripsit:

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

Whereas I think the distinction is very subtle and full of borderline
cases, of which the native executable is just one.

"First thing you learn when you're in a lawin' family is that there
ain't any definite answers to anything."
	--Harper Lee, _To Kill A Mockingbird_

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