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Subject: [freeciv-data] Re: [Freeciv-Dev] Re: Cevo2 -still copyrighted pics in the unit set-
From: Per I Mathisen <per@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 22 May 2002 08:31:50 +0200 (MEST)
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On Wed, 22 May 2002, Reinier Post wrote:
> > I haven't looked at it, but I do _not_ agree that "different enough" is
> > OK. If a copyrighted work by Microprose was used as the original, it is
> > not OK, no matter how much extra pixels you add to it.
> Copyright law speaks of "derivative work" after all.
> (Dutch copyright law does so in Dutch.  I'm sure all countries
>  subscribed to the Berne convention use similar terms.)

IANAL but AFAIK the copyright holder has the sole right to make derivative


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