Subject: Re: termless copyright and patents
From: <stephen@xemacs.org>
Date: Tue, 3 Oct 2006 17:04:22 +0900

s writes:

 > I think you constantly forget that the GPL is a copyright license not a
 > patent covenant,

Please refer to the first sentence of section 11 on this point, which
explicitly grants a covenant from each author and conveyor, as well as
anyone who has ever derived anything from the program.