Re: Choosing a License: GNU APL? AFL 3.0?
On Jan 2, 2008 11:12 AM, Sean B. Palmer wrote:
> the question being the fairly subtle one of whether unqualified
> permission to modify a file *entails* modification of copyright
Ah, this may in fact be irrelevant!
"The phrase /above copyright notice/ is somewhat misleading.
Presumably the BSD license really refers to the actual copy-
right notice that is displayed on the software being distributed
rather than the copyright notice shown above in the license,
for otherwise this would be a meaningless requirement."
- Larry Rosen, http://www.rosenlaw.com/Rosen_Ch05.pdf (p.80)
Presumably this applies to the Expat/MIT license too.
Sean B. Palmer, http://inamidst.com/sbp/