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Re: data and software licence incompatabilities?

On Sun, Sep 01, 2013 at 10:49:27PM +0100, Steve McIntyre wrote:
> Francesco Poli wrote:
> >On Tue, 27 Aug 2013 14:37:24 -0700 Steve Langasek wrote:
> >
> >[...]
> >> You have a right to your own opinion.  You do *not* have a right to express
> >> it *on this list*.  The purpose of this list is to provide guidance to
> >> maintainers and upstreams regarding *Debian's* definition of free software,
> >> as well as guidance regarding the *legality* of particular combinations of
> >> works.  You using the list as a soapbox for your opinions about licenses
> >> that you think Debian *shouldn't* accept is an abuse of the list.
> >
> >Sorry, but I think I am *not* abusing this list by just expressing my
> >own opinions on the acceptability of licenses.
> Expressing them is fine. Repeating them over and over and over and
> over and over and over and over and over and over and over and over
> and over and over and over and over and over and over and over and
> over ... is unnecessary. 

It worked for Cato the Elder: Carthago delenda est

Really, I did not want to start a flame war. I just
wnated to know if it would be possible to combine two
"incompatible" licences, if they were never combined
in a "program", because one is read in as data.

I believe I have my answer=It is ok.

Thank You

I now return you to your regularly scheduled flame war. :-)

>                            Really, by now the regulars here all know
> what you think about various licenses and, frankly, we don't care to
> hear about it any more.
> Please try and find something more constructive to do.
> -- 
> Steve McIntyre, Cambridge, UK.                                steve@einval.com
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