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[Savannah-hackers-public] Re: [task #10565] Submission of Insidious Big
Mario Castelan Castro
[Savannah-hackers-public] Re: [task #10565] Submission of Insidious Big Brother Database
Sun, 22 Aug 2010 11:48:44 -0500
Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/23.2 (gnu/linux)
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August 22th 2010 for "Roland Winkler"
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> Thanks! I hope that following up on savannah-hackers-public will be
> the right place.
Indeed it is.
> I understand that each significant file should include licensing
> information. Yet for me the question is a more technical one:
> Currently BBDB uses a Makefile. But what I really want (in the long
> run) is to use autoconf. So I believe I have two options:
> - I could put now a Makefile in the repository. Yet later on this
> will be replaced by the files required by autoconf. I know that
> old CVS can give you a hard time if you try to modify the
> structure of the repository...
> - The elisp files of BBDB can be compiled fairly easily from within
> Emacs. So right now I could only put these elisp files into the
> repository, but no Makefile at all. And later I add the autoconf
> stuff so that the Makefile becomes a derived file that does not go
> at all into the repository.
> Then whatever file(s) are going to reside in the repository will
> have the licensing information.
>> In addition, if you haven't already, please include a copy of the
>> plain text version of the GPL, available from
>> http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.txt, into a file named "COPYING".
> This would be version 3. -- Does this make a difference if the
> licensing information for BBDB says
> ...GNU General Public License as published by the Free
> Software Foundation, either version 2 of the License, or (at
> your option) any later version.
Then please include a copy of the version 2. You can find it in:
http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.txt. Also consider upgrading to GPL
3 and above :-).
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