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Subject: Re: Oooh look ;-)

Re: Oooh look ;-)

From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel_at_haxx.se>
Date: Tue, 9 Dec 2003 19:18:56 +0100 (CET)

On Tue, 9 Dec 2003, David McIntyre wrote:

> Where I agree with all your assertions regarding license and credits, and
> where I agree that a unified project would address bugs across the
> platforms, there comes a time in every project to branch (q.v pine/elm). GPL
> is wonderful for allowing creative vision to thrive and build upon previous
> works. If Rockbox wanted exclusivity, the dev team should have decided on a
> different license.

Sure, everyone is free to fork Rockbox. I just don't think it is sensible for
that (Open Neo) project. We did not want to forbid that, and hence we selected
GPL.

-- 
 Daniel Stenberg -- http://rockbox.haxx.se/ -- http://daniel.haxx.se/
Received on 2003-12-09

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