polygene-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Paul Merlin <p...@nosphere.org>
Subject Re: Copyright headers.
Date Thu, 14 Apr 2016 11:40:27 GMT
Niclas Hedhman a écrit :
> Hi,
> The ASF legal framework exists to (among other things) protect the
> individual contributors from litigation. The Legal Affairs committee
> concluded a long time ago that by removing both "Copyright" and "@author"
> marks in the source files, the technical "effort" or "knowledge" required
> to look for the actual individuals behind the code is raised, and therefor
> lowers the risk to the individual.
>
> Legal Affairs committee therefor recommends that all marks of individuals
> are removed from source files. I agree with this policy, but we don't have
> to change our sources now if we don't want.
>
> Any opinions?
>
> Cheers
Removing all marks of individuals from source files is fine by me.
No strong opinion.

Mime
View raw message