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Re: Source Code One Line Change [patch] and Copyright holder

Nanakos V. Chrysostomos, le Fri 26 Aug 2011 12:50:05 +0300, a écrit :
> The upstream author and developer of this
> software claims that I am not intended to add my name for such a small
> change to the Copyright holders of the file and he should ask for legal
> advise. What is your opinion? Is this right?

This is too simple a change to get copyrights on it. Even if the
implication may be huge. Of course you get credits for the bug fix
(thanks!), but this is not what copyright protects.


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