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Subject: Re: Licensing and Copyright Issues

Re: Licensing and Copyright Issues

From: DervishD <>
Date: Tue, 11 Sep 2007 20:31:25 +0200

    Hi Bryan :)

 * Bryan Childs <> dixit:
> On 9/11/07, DervishD <> wrote:
> > May I suggest OSDL? OK, it is for Linux, but they may want to host
> > Rockbox as well :??? You have the FSF too, and given that the code is
> > GPL, they may want to help.
> When Daniel and I discussed this this morning, we thought of the FSF too.
> And Apache.

    I didn't think about Apache, my wrong.

> Whilst both are definitely worth approaching, we're curious to know if
> there are any such organisations in Europe - since OSDL, FSF, Apache
> and SFLC all specialise in *American* copyright law - and clearly
> there are a lot of devs on Rockbox who aren't American.

    As an european, I would like to see that the chosen organization not
only specializes in USA copyright law, but on European, too.
Unfortunately, I don't know any such organization in Europe. Probably
the FSF can deal with it. If I recall correctly, they've went to court
in Germany :?

    Raúl Núñez de Arenas Coronado

Linux Registered User 88736 |
It's my PC and I'll cry if I want to... RAmen!
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