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Re: System libraries and the GPLv2

On Thu, 30 Mar 2017, Carlos Alberto Lopez Perez wrote:
> * License Must Not Contaminate _Other_ Software

A work which is a derivative work of another piece of software isn't
merely distributed alongside.

> Shipping a collection of software on a DVD doesn't make any of this
> pieces of software a derivative works one of the other.

Precisely. It only has bearing on whether the system library exception
to derivative works applies.

Don Armstrong                      https://www.donarmstrong.com

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