[MPlayer-dev-eng] KiSS of copyright

James Courtier-Dutton James at superbug.demon.co.uk
Fri Mar 26 14:56:26 CET 2004

Christof Buergi wrote:
> James Courtier-Dutton sagte:
>>"copyright" means that no one is allowed to copy anything you mark
>>with your copyright without your expressed permission.
>>A "license" is a means to explain who has your permission and who does
> This is true for books, records, movies and the like, but
> unfortunately not for computer programs. The part about software is
> fucked up pretty badly. :-(

Ah! That is bad. I would have thought that an book or even ebook was 
exactly the same as a computer program. :-(


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