Message from discussion Public Domain re-worked and re-released under GNU Public Licence?
From: s...@ms.uky.edu (Sean Casey)
Subject: Re: Public Domain re-worked and re-released under GNU Public Licence?
Date: Tue, 11 Feb 1992 21:04:33 GMT
Organization: University Of Kentucky, Dept. of Math Sciences
Once something is in the public domain, you can copyright your
changes, but you cannot copyright the original. Your copyright will be
ruled invalid in court.
Sean Casey |``Wind, waves, etc. are breakdowns in the face of the
s...@s.ms.uky.edu | commitment to getting from here to there. But they are the
U of KY, Lexington| conditions for sailing -- not something to be gotten rid
| of, but something to be danced with.''