Re: Game for Linux
Would it improve matters if I changed that to "make reasonable efforts to
contact" and clarified the point about distributions?
On Fri, 12 Mar 1999, Joey Hess wrote:
> What if, 10 years from now, I want to put Terroid in JoeyLinux and sell it,
> and the Michael's have vanished and cannot be contacted. The license would
> prevent me from selling it then. Hence I'd say this is non-free in general.
> 6. The authors Michael Thayer and Michael Haar are to be informed,
> preferable by electronic mail, when this software is distributed
> commercially. A single notification is required for any given
> distribution, and explicit copies of that distribution (e.g. for all
> resellers of a given Linux distribution).
> Also, I think it's unclear what it means by "distribution". Is debian 2.2 a
> different distribution than debian 2.3? If so, I'd have to write Michael
> again when 2.3 came out.