roy at panix.com
Mon Aug 16 03:48:55 CEST 2004
Grant Edwards <grante at visi.com> wrote:
> > That being true, it's still a good idea for me to lock the
> > door when I leave the house.
> I suppose so, but it has nothing to do with the topic at hand.
The OP was asking if Python offered a way to prevent disclosure of his
source code. The statement was made that copyright laws would protect
My point was not to examine the details of copyright and/or reverse
engineering laws, but to point out that even if there is legal
protection for the code, it's still a good idea to take active steps to
prevent its disclosure.
Protecting the code prevents theft. IP laws only give you a basis for
legal action after the code is stolen.
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