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Re: Hello

Thomas Weber wrote:
> Hi, 
>>>Imagine your are the package maintainer -- do you really want to ask the
>>>upstream authors for every typing error you fix in the documentation?
>>I am far from expert at licenses, but it seems to me that the phrasing "Users of
>>the software are asked to feed back problems, benefits, and/or suggestions about
>>the software to the ROOT Development Team" doesn't actually force people who
>>make changes to the software back to the ROOT people. 
> I was referring to 
> "Additionally, the authors grant permission to modify this software and
> its documentation for any purpose, provided that such modifications are
> not distributed without the explicit consent of the authors and that
> existing copyright notices are retained in all copies."
> So you need to get the consent for any modification.

You are absolutely right.  I should know better than to wake up early in the
morning and try to make intelligent comments to mailing lists :)


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