Re: Copyright if package is taken over?
Le Sun, Oct 18, 2009 at 03:40:54PM +0100, Harry Rickards a écrit :
> The Debian packaging is:
> Copyright (C) 2007-2009 Gürkan Sengün <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Copyright (C) 2009 Harry Rickards <email@example.com>
> and is licensed under the GPL version 3,
> see `/usr/share/common-licenses/GPL-3'.
maybe you can check with Gürkan if when he chose the license he really meant to
be incompatible with GPL-4 the day where it will be released. If not,
relicensing now to GPL-3+ can help the maintainer of the package the day it the
GPL is updated again.
Have a nice day,
Tsurumi, Kanagawa, Japan