[sword-devel] Why is the "German unrevidierte Elberfelder" (gerelb) encrypted?

Troy A. Griffitts sword-devel@crosswire.org
Fri, 03 Dec 1999 18:27:59 -0700

Well, there is a copyright notice in the text as follows:

Description=German Darby Unrevidierte Elberfelder 1905
About=German Darby Unrevidierte Elberfelder 1905, \par \
Copyright by R. Bockhaus Verlages

Wasn't sure if R. Bockhaus Verlages had a current copyright or not. 
Didn't want to take any chances.  Let me know if you find this module to
be undoubtedly in the public domain and I will post an unenciphered


Joachim Ansorg wrote:
> Hi!
> I noticed that the "German unrevidierte Elberfelder" is encrypted!
> Why?
> I thought that the copyright was expired in 1975 (1905  + 70 years) and it has
> now no copyright.
> Thanks!
> -- Joachim
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