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GPLed code with non-GPLed output

adamk Re:This "viral" stuff is all backwards, anyway (263 comments)

If thje GPLed lines of code are significant enought that you *need* to use them to have a functioning program, then I see no problem forcing someone to distribute their derivative work under the GPL... However, if those lines of code are insignificant, don't use them. :-)


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