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Re: non-free firmware in kernel modules, aggregation and unclear copyright notice.

On Wed, Apr 13, 2005 at 11:26:47PM +0200, Francesco Poli wrote:
>  US copyright      italian author's right ("diritto d'autore italiano")
>  ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>  compilation work  <--->           collective work ("opera collettiva")
>  derivative work   <---> creative elaboration ("elaborazione creativa")
> In the USA, a compilation work is a collective work has its own
> copyright and thus is also a derivative work.
> I hope to get it right... or am I confused?

Sounds right.


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