Re: Combining proprietary code and GPL for in-house use
Thomas Bushnell, BSG <email@example.com>:
> Linking is not necessarily copyright violation, but if combined with
> certain other acts, the whole thing, including all its parts, are an
> instance of illegal copying. The total combination would indeed have
> to be an act of copying, but it's quite irrelevant whether each and
> every piece is.
Unless you come up with a relevant example, this is going to look more
like tedious niggling than a useful contribution to any discussion.