On Thursday 02 June 2016, 11:26:16 Terry Raymond <email@example.com> wrote: > Hi all, > > With approximation of MOS I have heard using the behaviour of the chip can > be used, but > how can I observe behaviours etc. > > So Roms are still copyrighted by whomever bought into Commodore brands back > in 2003? for "ROMs" as in "software" the usual copyright rules apply - ie its protected for (at least) 70 years until after the death of the author. as for who owns the rights these days, thats a very difficult question probably noone can definately answer these days. for a bunch of them "cloanto" claims it does (look them up on US copyright office). you'll also find similar claims made by "amiga inc." and "hyperion" (sometimes related to the same software, and in the same time span....) the transfer of a brand name however usually does not involve the transfer of any further rights, its a seperate thing. afaik none of the recent "commodore" reincarnations owned any such rights. -- http://www.hitmen-console.org http://magicdisk.untergrund.net http://www.pokefinder.org http://ar.pokefinder.org Politicians are like diapers. They both need changing regularly and for the same reason. Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2016-06-02 18:00:02
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