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From Noah Slater <nsla...@tumbolia.org>
Subject Re: License under which the Apache License 2.0 is released?
Date Tue, 02 Oct 2012 21:51:55 GMT
Looks like a good model for a similar FAQ entry on our own site.

On Tue, Oct 2, 2012 at 10:47 PM, Richard Fontana <rfontana@redhat.com>wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 02, 2012 at 05:35:21PM -0400, Benson Margulies wrote:
> > On Tue, Oct 2, 2012 at 4:05 PM, Noah Slater <nslater@tumbolia.org>
> wrote:
> > > For reference, the GPL is copyright the FSF, and is distributed under
> the
> > > following terms:
> > >
> > > "Everyone is permitted to copy and distribute verbatim copies of this
> > > license document, but changing it is not allowed."
> >
> > I can think of several examples of licenses that are clearly derived
> > works of the GPL.
>
> The FSF effectively grants a more permissive license to create
> derivative licenses based on the GPL text in its FAQ:
> http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-faq.html#ModifyGPL
>
> - RF
>
>
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