[sane-devel] Is reverse engineering legal ?
johannes at sipsolutions.net
Fri Aug 5 16:38:36 UTC 2005
On Fri, 2005-08-05 at 17:17 +0200, Julien HENRY wrote:
> I have to
> admit that many functions will be translation Windows
> ASM->SANE C.
> Is this legal, and can I say my code is under GPL ?
Most likely not. In fact, I would neither do it nor advise anyone to
accept such code into any project.
and links from there.
In short: write a spec and have someone else implement it, but try to
avoid just copying algorithms into the spec.
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