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Re: Does the ISC license require to reproduce copyrights in debian/copyright ?

> On Thu, 2 Jul 2009 09:19:29 +0900 Charles Plessy wrote:
> > Does this concern binary distribution: is a compiled version a “copy”?

Le Fri, Jul 03, 2009 at 10:10:29PM +0200, Francesco Poli a écrit :
> Why not?  I personally think that a compiled copy of the software is
> indeed a "copy".
> What other term would you use to describe the compiled thing?
> It is my understanding that a compiled version of the software is a
> copy of the software (in compiled form).

Le Sat, Jul 04, 2009 at 09:45:39AM +1000, Ben Finney a écrit :
> I think of it more as a translation into another language. It's an
> automated, mechanical translation though, so unlike most human-language
> translated works, there's no creativity in the translation step.

I am quite undecided between the possible interpretations. But maybe this
question was already judged somewhere ?

Have a nice week-end,

Charles Plessy
Tsurumi, Kanagawa, Japan

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