Re: The draft Position statement on the GFDL
Raul Miller <email@example.com> writes:
> 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.
I believe you are mistaken. I can make that combination, but the
result is not distributable.
Brian Sniffen firstname.lastname@example.org