Re: BSD license vs. Evolution assigment (was Re: Copyright assignment)

On Gwe, 2004-08-06 at 23:59, Jeff Waugh wrote:
> > Some developers may not want to have their code included under some other
> > license. This is exactly the reason why they (the developer) would choose
> > the GPL over some other free license.
> That's fine, they may choose to not sign the copyright agreement. There is
> noting wrong with that.

In which case the Evolution in gnome-cvs cannot be the evolution Novell
wishes because the Novell people demand assignment. 

Your own argument above says it should be a fork of evolution that is in
gnome CVS. A free software fork. Developers can then choose to also
contribute to the Novell assignment version if they wish as a gesture of
thanks and good will.

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