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Re: [TSVN] To GPL or not to GPL

From: Simon Large <simon_at_skirridsystems.co.uk>
Date: 2005-08-19 22:34:38 CEST

Simon Large wrote:
> Stefan Küng wrote:
>
>> Simon Large wrote:
>>
>>> So in summary, I am still inclined to ask our contributors just once,
>>> and change to Apache2 or similar.
>>
>>
>>
>> Now all we have to do is:
>> - find out every person who contributed to TSVN
>> - also find out their email addresses
>> - write a mail to every one of them, asking for permission to change
>> the license
>> - wait for the responses
>>
>> Autsch! Looks like a lot of work...
>
>
> The contributors list on our website is incomplete, but it is the best
> list we have for now. I know of some entries which are missing anyway,
> and I will update it.
>
> I hope to be able to extract the email addresses for those from the
> mailing list archive without too much trouble. Maybe some of the older
> contributions could be tricky.

I forgot to include trawling the log messages in trunk/src. Most
submissions include something line 'Patch from fred fred@bloggs.com'

> If we write to those people, and put out a request on the mailing list,
> then wait for a period (2 weeks, 4 weeks?) I think that is the best we
> can do.

Simon

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