Re: Redistribution with multiple licenses
Suraj, please don't send me copies of messages to the mailing list;
"Suraj N. Kurapati" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> Ben Finney wrote:
> > The set of permissions you receive is the *intersection* of the
> > permissions granted by all licenses to the work ...
> > The set of restrictions you must meet is the *sum* of the
> > restrictions required by all licenses to the work. ...
> The above rules pertain specifically to distribution, correct?
They pertain to any action reserved to the monopoly holder under the
> I ask because the first rule does not seem to apply when you are
> extracting a contained item from a container: each item is only
> governed by its respective license.
It applies, in that the licenses that apply to *the work in question*
(in your example, the piece extracted) need to be satisfied.
> Thus, the licenses of all other items are ignored and there is no
> intersection of permissions to be considered.
So long as your act of extraction isn't one that is reserved to the
rights holder, yes.
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