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Re: Participating in the Subversion project.

From: Marc Sherman <msherman_at_projectile.ca>
Date: 2005-07-24 15:51:58 CEST

kfogel@collab.net wrote:
> Thanks for these clarifications.
> IMHO these provisions in the licenses are counterproductive, but of
> course, whatever the terms of the license are, one must abide by them.
> Brian: your call. Read the license and do what you think best.

I think that a prominent note in the version control metadata (ie: the
author, log and date revprops, in svn's case) is usually considered to
be acceptable for these licenses. The licenses require the information
to be there, but don't prescribe the technology to be used. Where they
do, that's usually considered a bug in the license.

- Marc

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