On Sun, 12 Feb 2006 18:16:56 +0100, Stefaan A Eeckels <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > On Sun, 12 Feb 2006 09:22:38 -0600 > Isaac <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > >> I'm not sure whether I agree that you have to own a copy of GPL >> software to be a licensee > > You can indeed obtain a license from the copyright holder without > owning a copy. A license is an agreement between two parties, and I > believe that quite often Microsoft Volume licensing deals do not > include copies of the software.
I did not say that such a thing was generally impossible. The question is whether the GPL itself provides for becoming a licensee without making a copy. Isaac _______________________________________________ Gnu-misc-discuss mailing list Gnuemail@example.com http://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/gnu-misc-discuss