Re: FunnelWeb manuals copyright issues
On Mon, Dec 27, 1999 at 09:27:21PM +0100, Yann Dirson wrote:
> > OK. Well I guess if we solve this, the documentation is either
> > going to fall under your main distribution or your non-free
> > distribution. I think it's desirable that it fall under the free
> > one so I'm prepared to compromise (a lot) to do so, including
> > the abandonment of my one-web policy. :-( Tell me if the following text
> > satisfies the ten commandments:
> This is great news !
> > Copyright ? Ross N. Williams 1992,1999. All rights reserved.
> > Permission is granted to make and distribute verbatim electronic
> > copies of this FunnelWeb (www.ross.net/funnelweb/) manual provided
> > that all notices (including, without limitation, the copyright notice,
> > this permission notice, any record of modification, and all legal
> > notices) are preserved on all copies. Modified versions of this manual
> > (including translations to other languages) may be distributed under
> > the same terms, provided that each modification made to the manual
> > since its original release by Ross N. Williams (www.ross.net) is
> > identified on the page on which it occurs, and the front page of the
> > manual carries a notice referring the reader to the official version
> > at (www.ross.net/funnelweb/). You may print out part or all of the
> > manual for individual or organization-wide internal use.
> > ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
> > If I use this AND provide the FunnelWeb-source-of-the-webs, would
> > that enable you to include the whole lot in your main distribution?
> I think so. I guess someone on deb-legal will tell us if we missed
This is not dfsg-free.
I am not allowed to print a book with these docs inside and sell it.
Such package wont go to main.