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Bug#238245: marked as done (Open Publication License is not DFSG Free)

Your message dated Tue, 24 Jan 2012 17:54:56 -0400
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and subject line Re: Bug#238245: license choice - consensus on dual MIT/GPL-2+
has caused the Debian Bug report #238245,
regarding Open Publication License is not DFSG Free
to be marked as done.

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Package: www.debian.org
Severity: wishlist

Debian WWW Pages are distributed under the Open Publication
License.  However, it is incompatible with the GNU GPL.

I hope that the Debian WWW Pages will be clearly free and
compatible with the GNU GPL.

See also debian-legal archive:


Tatsuya Kinoshita

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Le 24/01/2012 05:41, Stefano Zacchiroli a écrit :

> It seems we've consensus on the license choice \o/
> On Sat, Jan 21, 2012 at 12:57:59PM -0400, David Prévot wrote:
>> +<a href="legal/licenses/gpl2">GNU General Public License</a>; either
>> +version??2 of the License, or any later version (the latest version is
>                               ^^^
> as a minor nitpick, I would add "(at your option)" here.

Sure, I thought it wasn't needed, thanks for the fix.

> Looking forward for David to push the big red button :-)

Done, it will be online in three or four hours (I pick tomorrow's date
to be on the safe side). Thanks a lot Stefano for pushing to an accurate
solution of this long standing issue.

We'll soon update #388141 to document the status of pages that were
edited before now, the relicensing workflow and alike, but I'm really
happy to press now the big red button for this first step!



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