Re: The draft Position statement on the GFDL
On Tue, May 11, 2004 at 04:51:05PM -0300, Humberto Massa wrote:
> Hi Raul. I'm trying to understand your argument, in this one you lose
> me, time after time: when is forbidden by de GPL making copies of one's
> derived works? I know it's forbidden to distribute such copies under
> other license, but ...?!
When the derived works do not satisfy all the requirements of the GPL.
For example: you can't take code from gcc and code from metafont and
combine them to build a new compiler -- at least not under the current
licenses of those programs.