Re: Which GPL for Ogg Frog?
"Joe Smith" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> "Ben Finney" <email@example.com> wrote in message
> [🔎] firstname.lastname@example.org">news:[🔎] email@example.com...
> > Music in digital form, being digitially-stored information, *is*
> > software :-) As Eben Moglen said, it's foolish to try to
> > distinguish different freedoms for a bitstream depending on how
> > those bits happen to be interpreted at some point in time.
> That sounds like an argument against the GFDL licence.
I am convinced that it is, yes.
> IF Eben Moglen really belived that, why did he allow rms to create
> that license?
That presumes that Eben was in any position to "allow" RMS to do
anything. In any case, you'd have to ask him.
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