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Re: Draft new DFSG - r1.4



On Thu, Dec 03, 1998 at 10:45:13PM -0600, Steve Greenland wrote:
> > > When I was going to move SWI Prolog from non-free to main, I asked about
> > > its license on debian-devel and the conclusion was it's DFSG free.
> > 
> > I think that it might be reasonable to add an exception for such `must
> > credit' licences.
> 
> How is this significantly different than the advertising clause? One
> says "If you base your software on my software, you must credit me".
> The other says "If you use my software for publicized work, you must
> credit me."

Indeed, that was my take on it too.

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