Rockbox mail archiveSubject: Re: Signing off.
Re: Signing off.
From: Daniel Stenberg <daniel_at_rockbox.org>
Date: Wed, 8 Mar 2006 16:36:18 +0100 (CET)
On Wed, 8 Mar 2006, gl wrote:
> After Linus was about to commit one of my patches, it turns out the project
> leaders are not willing to accept contributions under a pseudonym. This may
> be normal in the GPL world, but for someone from the Windows / BSD license
> world, this seems utterly bizarre.
Since we had this debate the last time, a large amount of Open Source projects
have gone a lot stricter in this department and we are certainly not alone in
this stand-point. Some of them are BSD-style too.
It is not about what license we use. To me, it is about who does what in a
legal / copyright angle and that we are a real project with real people using
-- Daniel Stenberg -- http://www.rockbox.org/ -- http://daniel.haxx.se/Received on 2006-03-08