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Re: Bug#84395: ITP: z81 - Sinclair ZX8[01] emulator

On Fri, Feb 02, 2001 at 08:53:20AM +0100, Radovan Garabik wrote:
> see my previous posting:
> http://lists.debian.org/debian-devel-0012/msg01222.html
> (at the bottom)
> ROM images are free to use, distribute, modify... etc., and there is no
> copyright because at the time they were written, they were considered
> just a part of hardware - call it firmware.

I don't agree with your conclusion. The designer didn't make the
design (schematics etc) free, why should we consider the firmware
to be the exception?

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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