Re: OT: Ethics, Morale and Intellectual Property - open discussion

Robert Giesecke wrote:

But then again, if I did chose to use source which would not allow my code with references to restricted sources to be put in a DLL (which I would not do), I would simply forget about the original vendor, check what I had to write myself when I dumped his library, and live on happily ever after...

Just to clarify; I would not choose components that could force in a corner like the original case of this thread.