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From Cliff Schmidt <cliffschm...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Proposed header text at the top of each LICENSE file
Date Mon, 28 Nov 2005 21:25:37 GMT
On Nov 23, 2005, at 9:16 PM, Phil Steitz wrote:

> I can't claim to understand the legal nuances of what is being  
> proposed here, but from the user perspective it would be great if  
> we could find a way to leave the LICENSE unmodified for fully ASL- 
> licensed distributions, i.e., it would be better if we did not have  
> to search for other licenses when none are present.

Are you saying that you think users won't want to look in a  
centralized top level directory (possibly named 'license-ext') to see  
what third-party licenses are in there?  I'm not talking requiring  
users to search through the entire distribution for scattered licenses.


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