On Mar 9, 2010, at 11:20, Aytug Gurbuz wrote:

> I write scripts under Linux using Ruby.
>=20
> It wouldn't matter releasing the code as long as the code is MINE.
> However, if I develop software for a company, and if a rival gets a =
hold
> of the code; you can consider me fired.
>=20
> So what are the options?

License your software and hire a lawyer for people who violate your =
license and/or copyrights.

Even if you were to obscure the source somehow there's no way to prevent =
people from reversing the process.=