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Fw: Copyright on CDs?

Well, can that be true then according to what we already discussed?

----- Original Message -----
From: <gbh@middlemarch.net>
Newsgroups: comp.unix.bsd.freebsd.misc
To: "Jens Müller" <jens@students4students.de>
Sent: Wednesday, August 02, 2000 4:49 PM
Subject: Re: Copyright on CDs?

> I think the initial launch from CD script may have
> been written by Walnut Creek. This may be copyrighted
> and thus prevent someone from duplicating the CD and
> reselling it. There may be some other logo type stuff
> on there that is also copyrighted. Remove these and
> rewrite another installation script and you should be
> free to duplicate everything else.
> Greg
> > > Yes and no.  Some stuff, like FreeBSD and Linux are free to copy, but
> > > some of their other CD have a more restrivtive copyright.
> > >
> > Well, I of course meant their FreeBSD CD _set_. I don't if there is
> > other copyrighted stuff mixed in.

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