On 02/11/2011 09:48, JohnF wrote: > In sci.math Martin Brown<|||email@example.com> wrote: >> [[snip]] >> You could do worse than look for the collected works of Ed Jaynes - it >> used to be available online at one time but now it is published. >> >> http://www.amazon.com/T-Jaynes-Probability-Statistics-Statistical/dp/0792302133 > > Just curious -- if it was freely available online at one time, > and I assume legally at that time, how does later publishing > a paper copy retroactively affect online legality? I'd have > assumed any originally-legal online info remains legal regardless > of who else prints it on paper. Is that wrong?
I don't know. ISTR it was online as a part of a global proofing effort. When that was finished it looks like the online copy was removed.
(at least if it is still there I can't see it now)