Re: GPL and command-line libraries
> On Fri, 3 Dec 2004, Raul Miller wrote:
> > If I ship some product in three parts, such that the combination of those
> > three parts is consistently assembled and used, then I'm distributing
> > that product.
On Fri, Dec 03, 2004 at 02:36:42PM -0800, Ken Arromdee wrote:
> Says who?
That was me that said that.
As an example, some modular homes are shipped in pieces and assembled
> Shipping parts can be different from shipping a combination if for
> some reason you are given different rights to ship parts and ship
I agree -- it can be. In fact, that's what I said in the message you're
> It's just that outside free licenses that never happens.
For example, some non-free software is shipped on multiple CDs.
Or, from a different point of view, software doesn't have to have a free
license to be distributed using bit torrent.