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[Savannah-hackers] Re: license question

From: Rudy Gevaert
Subject: [Savannah-hackers] Re: license question
Date: Thu, 5 Jun 2003 05:50:57 -0400
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On Thu, Jun 05, 2003 at 11:42:05AM +0200, Mathieu Roy wrote:
> To me, there is problem there.
> This word-list is free software but GPL incompatible. The GPL does not
> restrict financial return. 
> You can make money with GPLed software, not with this word-list. 
> Solution (IMHO):
>         - remove the clause on financial return in this word-list
>         license 

The person that submitted the project isn't the copyright owner of the
CEDICT word list.

>         - host the software here but not the word-list (we require
>         GPL-compatibility for software we host and only freedom for
>         dependancies)
> Note that I may be wrong.
> It refers to a CEDICT.DOC. Is it a MS Word .doc? 


Thanks for your input :), somebody else want to give a third

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