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Re: Indy Documentation

To: Nancy Bigham <bigham@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com>
Subject: Re: Indy Documentation
From: Florian Lohoff <flo@rfc822.org>
Date: Wed, 17 May 2000 13:39:27 +0200
Cc: Ralf Baechle <ralf@oss.sgi.com>, Geert Uytterhoeven <geert@linux-m68k.org>, Ulf Carlsson <ulfc@calypso.engr.sgi.com>, linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com, linux-mips@fnet.fr, linux-mips@vger.rutgers.edu
In-reply-to: <3921829C.9AB0FB4E@engr.sgi.com>; from bigham@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com on Tue, May 16, 2000 at 10:17:16AM -0700
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On Tue, May 16, 2000 at 10:17:16AM -0700, Nancy Bigham wrote:
> The short answer is that Ralf cannot make copies and distribute the
> documents he has without permission from SGI. Seeing how I gave him the
> docs, I can certainly talk to our legal department to see if it's
> possible to allow him to make copies. 
> 
> We would have to take the contents of the Exabyte types under the same
> consideration - i.e. review for legal rights to distribute contents.
> It's quite possible that there are contents on backup tapes that SGI has
> no right to redistribute.

Could you bring this on the track ? There are a coule of people
really interested in getting documentation even for VERY old
machines which are Technically still alive.

Flo
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Florian Lohoff          flo@rfc822.org                  +49-subject-2-change
"Technology is a constant battle between manufacturers producing bigger and
more idiot-proof systems and nature producing bigger and better idiots."

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