Cervisia licensing: moving forward?
thiago at kde.org
Mon Mar 28 01:43:29 BST 2005
Ben Burton wrote:
>Thiago has written with the following instructions:
>> If you people are ok with a dual license, then please place notices in
>> all your files that the file is dual-licensed.
>> Only the copyright holder can do that. Commit the changes to
>> KDE_3_3_BRANCH, HEAD and ask Coolo for instructions on KDE_3_4_BRANCH.
Ok, don't take my advice as a rule. That was just what would be
preferrable. But if it is very difficult to make the commit, and we've
already seen the copyright holders voice their opinion, I think it is ok
if someone else changes the license. You can always reference the public
URL to the message in the commit log.
I am not a lawyer, though.
BTW, the 3.4 branch instructions were necessary at the time because it was
frozen for commits. It is no longer so.
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