Re: Mgetty should be in non-free?
Henning Makholm writes:
> What is the difference between "charge a fee for the physical act of
> transferring a copy" and "sell a copy"?
> I can choose to give you a copy of, say, gcc. I can choose not to. I can
> promise you that I'll choose to give you a copy if you give me money in
> return. Am I not then selling a copy?
You are. I think that the reason for the phrasing is to make it clear that
you are transferring a copy but not granting a license. You can charge for
the act of copying and for the physical media, but the copy and the license
attached to it go from the author to the recipient.
email@example.com (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill