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From Niclas Hedhman <nic...@hedhman.org>
Subject Re: myCompany copyright
Date Wed, 09 Feb 2005 10:26:04 GMT
On Wednesday 09 February 2005 18:11, John Hawkins wrote:
> I've been told that it is acceptable to put in my company's copyright into
> Apache code. When I read the licence I see that it states that it is OK to
> take a cut of the code and then put a copyright on the pieces that I
> change and then forward to my customers. However, is it acceptable to work
> daily with the CVS repository and put my copyright directly into CVS code
> so that others, who are not necessarily my customers, also get that
> copyright statement?

If you make changes/additions to a file, it is expected that you *add* your 
own copyright and possibly licensing terms, to that file. The CVS/SVN history 
will be used to determine the details, and you won't need to worry about what 
you change and how much those changes are.


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