A copyright question to wine developpers

Michael Stefaniuc mstefani at redhat.com
Mon Jun 11 04:49:46 CDT 2012


On 06/11/2012 10:54 AM, Christophe-Marie Duquesne wrote:
> To my understanding, wine is a reimplementation of the MS system. As
> far as I understand, you take MS public headers and reimplement their
> functions. If that is how it works, then how do you deal with
> copyright? The MS headers certainly come with a copyright clause: how
> is it possible to redistribute these headers with wine?
The Windows headers are copyrighted and Wine cannot redistribute those.
Wine provides its own headers.


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