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Re: would this custom license considered DFSG-free/GPL-compatible

On Tue, 04 Oct 2016, Paul Wise wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 4, 2016 at 8:56 PM, Yaroslav Halchenko wrote:

> > // 4. If anything other than configuration, indentation or comments have been
> > //    altered in the code, the modified code must be made accessible to the
> > //    original author(s).

> This is impossible to comply with for those who do not have Internet
> access so I think it would fail DFSG item 5; No Discrimination Against
> Persons or Groups.

ok -- playing devil's advocate (just a phrase, I am not of that opinion
about the upstream ;)) -- nothing there states about connectivity
(Internet) or media (digitized, printed) how they must be made
accessible.  Could be via mail, bottle in the ocean, ...

Yaroslav O. Halchenko
Center for Open Neuroscience     http://centerforopenneuroscience.org
Dartmouth College, 419 Moore Hall, Hinman Box 6207, Hanover, NH 03755
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