Re: license of cstex / cslatex
"Joe Smith" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> - is it valid to refer to GPL and add such severe restrictions in
>> an appendix?
> It is legal AFAIK (IANAL), but is relly poor form.
> Also it makes the work GPL-incompatible, which kindof
> defeats the point of using the GPL.
I also thought about this. But isn't it de-facto GPL-compatible: Once
you've renamed it, you can do with it what the GPL allows and requires,
just not change back the name to csplain. The latter isn't a problem
with the GPL, I also am not allowed to call my GPL'ed work "Mac OS X
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
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