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In general, I think the rule (most people think, anyway) is that dynamic linking does not create a derivitive work, whereas static linking (or textual inclusion of source) does.

Perl is never staticly linked, in the normal case, so simple "use"ing of a module doesn't do it.

IANAL, of course.


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In reply to Re: Derivative Works and Perl Modules by theorbtwo
in thread Derivative Works and Perl Modules by Anonymous Monk

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