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Re: GNU License, Again

From: mike3
Subject: Re: GNU License, Again
Date: 23 May 2007 22:23:06 -0700
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On May 23, 8:00 pm, John Hasler <> wrote:
> Please do not confuse the plain language of the GPL with the FSF
> interpretation of it.  The document says what is says and no more.  The GPL
> is a model license, not a law.  When you license your code under the terms
> of the GPL _you_ are granting the license, not the FSF.  Though your license
> document is word-for-word identical to that used by the FSF, it is _your_
> license.  You are not bound by their interpretation.
> --
> John Hasler
> Dancing Horse Hill
> Elmwood, WI USA

That's right. I'm the one who puts the license on, not FSF/GNUtia/etc.

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