[Fwd: Re: Licenses]
- From: Eric Baudais <baudais okstate edu>
- To: gnome-doc-list gnome org
- Subject: [Fwd: Re: Licenses]
- Date: Thu, 9 Nov 2000 20:36:54 -0600
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- From: John Fleck <jfleck inkstain net>
- To: Dan Mueth <d-mueth uchicago edu>
- Cc: Eric Baudais <baudais okstate edu>, Kenny Graunke <kwg teleport com>
- Subject: Re: Licenses
- Date: Thu, 09 Nov 2000 09:13:36 -0700
On Thu, Nov 09, 2000 at 02:19:39AM -0600, Dan Mueth wrote:
> Eric and John,
> Kenny and I tried putting the licensing information on the web tonight.
> It is at:
> We tried to give everything a person needs. This is:
> 1) GPL and FDL as entities - for web documents primarily
> 2) GPL and FDL as articles - this will be installed by gnome-core, but
> some people may want them (eg. non-GNOME packages)
> 3) COPYING-DOCS - this is the text version of the FDL which people must
> include in each package
> 4) legalnotices - We need 2 of them, which vary depending on whether the
> FDL is an entity(appendix) or an external doc.
This all looks great, but has anyone tested including this as a
linkend to an appendix in Nautilus? I expect that it will work, but
haven't tested it yet.
> A few things to point out:
> John - I modified the legalnotice section a bit compared to what you have
> in your 1.4 doc. I basically got rid of the FSF address. This seems to
> now be in better accord with the recommended use of the FDL on their web
> page. Is this okay with you? If so, we should update the 1.4 web
> page. Otherwise we should discuss it and possibly update this web page.
I updated the changes.sgml and changes web page accordingly. This looks
fine to me. Ali will be happy - one less place to deal with the
annoying address tag problem. :)
Also, has/should the gpd handbook been/be updated to reflect this?
Also, what about template updates? Has anyone volunteered yet to
Does Greg Leblanc know about the legalnotice changes?
/me remembers that he needs to add a brief discussion of Nautilus/1.4
to the handbook.
Yours in election-induced exhaustion,
jfleck inkstain net (h)
jfleck abqjournal com (w)
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