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From Robert Dionne <dio...@dionne-associates.com>
Subject Re: [PATCH] Eunit Tests
Date Mon, 16 Feb 2009 11:13:23 GMT

Robert Dionne
Chief Programmer
dionne@dionne-associates.com
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On Feb 15, 2009, at 11:28 PM, Dean Landolt wrote:

> On Sun, Feb 15, 2009 at 9:01 PM, Damien Katz <damien@apache.org>  
> wrote:
>
>> This might not cause problems for us, but what about downstream  
>> projects?
>
>
>
> With LGPL this is not a problem unless they plan on modifying and
> redistributing EUnit itself, and even then the LGPL only requires  
> you make
> those changes specific to the library available. There's no viral

freedom is indeed viral in it's nature. I guess the Eunit could be  
readily stripped from the distribution.

> *linking*b.s. (which is why RMS calls it the
> *Lesser* GPL -- it's not as effective a means toward his desired  
> ends).


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