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Bug#317359: kde: ..3'rd "Help"->"About $KDE-app" tab calls the GPL "License Agreement", ie; a contract.

package kde
severity 317359 wishlist

> ...summarian conclusion: Just remove "Agreement" from those tabs, leave
> "License" on them.  ;o)

> ...subject 'n justification tells the story, further discussion can be
> found on Groklaw and likely d-legal too, the GPL is a license because it
> gives a permission to do something, such as distribution, on a certain 
> condition, "also distribute the source."  

I'm sorry, but I find you hard to follow. I find your ideas very
far-fetched. Unless the debian-legal crowd agrees that having GPL
on a tab called "License agreement" is serious bug, I plan to close 
this bug soon.

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