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From Greg Stein <gst...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Licence headers in template files
Date Mon, 06 Feb 2012 17:25:58 GMT
On Feb 6, 2012 11:41 AM, "sebb" <sebbaz@gmail.com> wrote:
>...
> Perhaps the answer to "Why is a licensing header necessary?"
> http://www.apache.org/legal/src-headers.html#faq-whyheader
> is relevant here.
>
> The README file is generally not going to be modified - or seen in
> isolation - so it's not so necessary for the end user to know its
> license from the file itself.
>
> However, the template files are specifically designed for
> modification, and are likely to be seen without the LICENSE file, so
> IMO the enduser should see the AL header as part of the file.

That would be my thinking, too.

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