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Bug#421513: sphpblog License-Question (modified/expanded GPL)

On Wed, 16 May 2007, Cord Beermann wrote:
> I want to add a package to Debian with the following
> License-Statement:
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> The Simple PHP Blog is released under the GNU Public License.
> You are free to use and modify the Simple PHP Blog. All changes 
> must be uploaded to SourceForge.net under Simple PHP Blog.
> Credit must be give to the original author and the Simple PHP Blog
> logo graphic must appear on the site and link to the project
> on SourceForge.net
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> Does this make the package incompatible to DFSG?

Yes, it does. Both of these requirements are nonfree, and quite
frankly, unreasonable.

Don Armstrong

Physics is like sex. Sure, it may give some practical results, but
that's not why we do it.
 -- Richard Feynman

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