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Re: Loading a package applies automatically to future sessions?

From: George Plymale II
Subject: Re: Loading a package applies automatically to future sessions?
Date: Fri, 02 Feb 2018 12:21:33 -0500

Eli Zaretskii <address@hidden> writes:

>> From: George Plymale II <address@hidden>
>> Date: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 16:44:04 -0500
>> Cc: address@hidden, address@hidden
>> >    [...] Thus, we grant back to contributors a license to use
>> >    their work as they see fit. This means they are free to modify, share,
>> >    and sublicense their own work under terms of their choice. This enables
>> >    contributors to redistribute their work under another free software
>> >    license. While this technically also permits distributing their work
>> >    under a proprietary license, we hope they won't.
>> That sounds interesting, but I would like to know more of the specifics
>> about that. Is there a place where I can find very detailed information
>> about this specific "license" which is "granted back to contributors?"
> When you sign the copyright assignment, the text of that assignment
> includes the above-mentioned permissions.  If you want, I can cite the
> text as it appears in my assignment agreements, I don't believe that
> text is any kind of secret.

I would appreciate such a citation if you don't mind. You can also send
it to me privately, if you'd like.

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