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SubjectRe: BK kernel workflow
On Thu, Oct 28, 2004 at 02:35:34PM -0700, Larry McVoy wrote:
> > Note that German copyright lay doesn't differentiate whether you paid
> > or not - it only requires that you allowed to use the program.
> Sure, but you aren't allowed to use it if you are going to do this.
> That's pretty unambiguous as well and we think we can make it stick,
> or at least that's what the lawyers have told me.

The German copyright law says the licence clauses are invalid - not the
licence itself.

I'm not sure how a lawyer would circumvent the law...

> Larry McVoy lm at



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