Re: Debian and copyrights
On 2003-06-30 11:44:06 +0200, Baptiste SIMON wrote:
> we are in this situation... and I want to prevent changin license by
> holder of the copyright. So I'm looking for a solution, giving the
> copyright to something, under some terms, etc...
> Is there any solution ?
AFAIK No. Under european law the author always has that right. Ask the
FSF Europe for a full explanation.
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