[lsb-discuss] Possible license issue with libchk bug fix

Wichmann, Mats D mats.d.wichmann at intel.com
Mon Oct 9 11:29:03 PDT 2006


>IIRC the FSG holds the copyright to the code for libchk, so it would
>be possible just to relicense it under the GPL.
>
>Is there any reason for not doing so?

Just to be pedantic, files in the tests/misc area have
individual-contributor copyrights on them, and FSG has
*not* enforced copyright assignment to FSG.

So relicensing without permissions does not seem
to be appropriate.




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