Bloodwych, all understood now
You just gave me the answer I was looking for.
Kheph, about the Archimedes, thanks for your info. If you have some site with more detailed info about it, I'd be glad to visit it. And I completely agree with your views about today's programmers. One of the reasons why I hate teh GNU
"Let's make a game. I get the 2D platformer engine from here, the music loading routine from there, the video handling driver from here.... i make 2 different graphics.. presto! It's all under the GNU license so we can use it as long as we mention the original authors. Boy, are we creative?"