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Topic: copyright for sudokus ?
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Patrick Hamlyn

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Re: copyright for sudokus ?
Posted: Sep 14, 2005 3:12 AM
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"guenter" <sterten@aol.com> wrote:

>>If there were no value in the selection process, then you might just as
>>well run off hundreds of grids from a public domain program and put
>>those into your public database. If there is value in the selection
>>process, then the results of that selection can probably be copyright.

>
>I didn't find this aspect of "value" mentioned in any copyright law.
>How would you disprove it , when e.g. someone says randomn
>numbers are of value for him and some were more valuable
>than others ?


That's where expensive lawyers step in and takes enough money off both sides to
make it a moot point.
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Patrick Hamlyn posting from Perth, Western Australia
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