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Re: Bug#523093: undetermined copyright/license violation



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On Thu, 09 Apr 2009 20:38:33 -0400 Hubert Figuiere wrote:

[...]
> Except that the original files don't have any notice. For those that 
> did, the notice has been kept.

In that case, I personally think the safest strategy is including such
notice, even though it was not present in the first place.

Of course, in order to do that, one has to *know* which copyright and
permission notice applies to the original code...
But one *also* has to know that, in order to engage in any
redistribution of the original work or of any modified version!


Once more: IANAL, TINLA, IANADD, TINASOTODP.

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