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Re: [Savannah-hackers-public] Licenses clarification

From: MJ Ray
Subject: Re: [Savannah-hackers-public] Licenses clarification
Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2006 18:37:59 +0000

Sylvain Beucler <address@hidden>
> Afaics dual-licensing is a way to avoid the kind of problems you
> mentioned (for your specific examples I think there are others).

Dual-licensing would not avoid these kind of problems, because
users could choose which licence to use and could pick FDL,
which allows licensees to attach unremovable chapters.

See for
MySQL AB's description of it, or for an explanation
from part of Macquarie University, Australia.

> Note that it's not about accepting the GFDL as a license,
> since we already do so.

Understood. My request is that you do not require licensors
to use the FDL, as you don't at present.

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