Free Music License?
Alfred M. Szmidt
ams at gnu.org
Mon Aug 15 18:37:05 UTC 2005
*Programs*, music and documentation, articles are different kinds
of work. Software is a representation. It can be a representation
of programs, music, documentation or whatever.
Sorry, you are wrong. Software and programs are equivialent; and
software is not music, documentation or whatever. Atleast in the
world of computing science.
[...] The author of a verbatim-copy opinion piece is cutting their
own nose off to spite their face, too: if I need to adapt an idea
to my audience and I can't adapt their expression, then I don't use
their expression and I'll probably only cite the primary sources.
You can use their expression, aslong as you don't change it. You can
also quote pieces (fair use).
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