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Re: Corel's apt frontend

On Fri, Oct 29, 1999 at 09:54:42PM +0200, Henning Makholm wrote:
> | In addition, mere aggregation of another work not based on the Program
> | with the Program (or with a work based on the Program) on a volume of
> | a storage or distribution medium does not bring the other work under
> | the scope of this License.
> I.e. you cannot, by sheer force of will and no legal case to back it
> with, make any random collection of two independent programs into a
> "work" to which you can apply GPL 2(b). The collection is not a "work"
> in GPL's sense, and it is certainly not a "work" in the sense of
> copyright law.

If you could, the GPL would fail the DFSG.

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