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Re: On interpreting licences (was: KDE not in Debian?)

On Fri, Feb 04, 2000 at 11:31:48AM +0100, Marc van Leeuwen wrote:
> That point is: why does GPL section 3 not say something like the
> following?
>   For object code or other kinds of executable work, complete source code
>   means the full source text for all executable code that will be executed as
>   a direct consequence of executing the work, and whose presence on the same
>   computer as the work is a prerequisite for proper execution of the work; in
>   addition it includes any associated interface definition files, plus the
>   scripts used to control compilation and installation of the executable.

That wouldn't work -- you've just defined the executable code as the
source code.

Meanwhile, I've not gotten any real feedback on whether adding -static
to CFLAGS is legal, let alone any of the more complicated changes
I proposed...


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