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From "Noel J. Bergman" <n...@devtech.com>
Subject RE: Public Domain Software
Date Sat, 05 Mar 2005 05:30:20 GMT
Lawrence Rosen wrote:

> US government works (e.g., works authored by an employee of the US
> government) are not subject to copyright in the US.  They are in
> the public domain and available to everyone for any purpose
> whatsoever. [I'm] describing a statutory requirement that needs no
> license to be effective.

OK, I had thought that was the case.  So then what do we make of works that
should fall under that category, and yet have the GPL attached to them?  Or
some other license?

	--- Noel


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