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Re: The draft Position statement on the GFDL

On Tue, May 11, 2004 at 10:17:02AM -0400, Michael Poole wrote:
> Except for preserving copyright/warranty notices, the license should
> not restrict how users modify the software.  If a user modifies the
> software in an "illegal" way (whatever that might mean -- presumably
> in some way such that subsequent use of the software would violate
> local law) then it is that particular user's responsibility.

Are you allowing for copies in that statement or not?

If you are, then you've stated that the DFSG allows for licenses like
BSDs but not licenses like the GPL.


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