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From: "Diego 'Flameeyes' Pettenò" <flameeyes@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] License advice
Date: Tue, 28 Feb 2006 14:17:11
In Reply to: [gentoo-dev] License advice by Martin Ehmsen
1 On Tuesday 28 February 2006 14:46, Martin Ehmsen wrote:
2 > Should I require a public statement from the authors, like an update
3 > version on ctan that states the license, or is it enough to refer to the
4 > bug report? (ie., is it enough that the reporter says that the author
5 > said the package is public-domain?)
6 The best thing is probably if the authors can change that directly on CTAN or
7 if the reporter can provide a signed statement with a public key that is
8 recognized to be of one of the authors at least.
10 --
11 Diego "Flameeyes" Pettenò -
12 Gentoo/ALT lead, Gentoo/FreeBSD, Video, AMD64, Sound, PAM, KDE