Not logged in
Log in now
Create an account
Subscribe to LWN
An unexpected perf feature
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 16, 2013
A look at the PyPy 2.0 release
PostgreSQL 9.3 beta: Federated databases and more
LWN.net Weekly Edition for May 9, 2013
I've just one question about copyright assignment...
Here in Austria it's impossible to assign copyright away from the author, it's forbidden by law!
I mean, you can do it but the contract doing so gets worthless.
Anyone thought about that one for a second? Because AFAIK Austria is not the only country in the EU with such law's in place.
GnuTLS, copyright assignment, and GNU project governance
Posted Dec 21, 2012 20:25 UTC (Fri) by pkern (subscriber, #32883)
Posted Dec 22, 2012 9:34 UTC (Sat) by atai (subscriber, #10977)
Posted Dec 22, 2012 13:48 UTC (Sat) by mpr22 (subscriber, #60784)
Posted Dec 23, 2012 15:53 UTC (Sun) by ceplm (guest, #41334)
However, I don’t think in the end, this distinction is that important, and it can be covered mostly by the salvator clause (“If any portion of this section is held invalid or unenforceable …”).
Copyright © 2013, Eklektix, Inc.
Comments and public postings are copyrighted by their creators.
Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds