From: Phil Endecott (spam_from_boost_dev_at_[hidden])
Date: 2008-02-07 10:06:46
Martin Bonner wrote:
> From: Scott McMurray
>> On Feb 6, 2008 3:38 AM, Jens Seidel <jensseidel_at_[hidden]> wrote:
>>> I have seen already some quotes to the C++ standard such as this one
>>> and wonder whether it's legal. [snip]
>>> Seems like a copyright violation ...
>> I think that it's ok, mainly because it's a small thing.
> Agreed. I would have expected it to come under "fair use".
Where you and I live, the nearest we get is exceptions for "research or
private study" and "criticism or review", which I don't think apply in
this case. The actual text of the law can be found at
the Wikipedia page seems reasonably informative: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copyright%2C_Designs_and_Patents_Act_1988.
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