Re: Padre 0.25 released
Damyan Ivanov wrote:
> -=| Damyan Ivanov, Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 12:58:56AM +0200 |=-
> * share/icons/gnmoe218/* lacks any notice of copyright and license.
> Not distributable, especially as the directory suggests that's
> someone else's work (GNOME project)
I added the copyright/license notice for the gnome-icon-theme that I
could find in the debian package.
> * share/icons/padre/README.txt says:
> This directory contains padre-specific icons, all of which have
> either been created from scratch by members of the Padre team (they
> fall under the same terms as Padre itself) or have their source
> individually documented and verified.
> This fails in two ways.
> * "members of the Padre team" is rather wague. The team is not
> a legal entity and cannot hold copyright. I'd suggests adding "as
> described below" to make it clear for the future additions to the
> list that each icon has to have the author's copyright
I added those three words.
> * "same terms as Padre itself" is vague too. Right now, to the best
> of my nitpick^W knowledge, all padre sources use "same terms as
> Perl itself". Why not mention that explicitly for the icons too?
> Some day, part of the padre may use another license and then
> "same as Padre" becomes a puzzle.
I changed that to "same terms as Perl".
> * actions/x-document-close.png
> "Taken from KDE4 Oxygen theme". Please include exact copyright and
> licensing terms at the time the file was taken from KDE4. For
> instance, I am pretty sure that file is not licensed "same as Perl".
> It can also change later, making the trunk/ URL not reliable source
> of such information.
I added the full copyright information to the README.txt where the rest
of the copyright info lives. I did not change the URL yet. Got to run.
> * status/*
> "Created by Padre developer Steffen Mueller"
> Please add copyright statement (with an year) and explicit license.
This is all in the SVN trunk, of course.