dbus: Proposed relicense to MIT/X11
robot101 at debian.org
Thu Sep 13 13:52:29 PDT 2007
On Thu, Sep 13, 2007 at 03:18:24PM -0400, Ryan Lortie wrote:
> The text of the proposed new licence (MIT/X11) is as follows:
> Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person
> obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation
> files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without
> restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy,
> modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies
> of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is
> furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
> The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be
> included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
> THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND,
> EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF
> MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND
> NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT
> HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY,
> WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM,
> OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER
> DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.
> Of course, in order to complete the relicense, we need the approval of
> all contributors to the affected code.
> Please "reply to all" to this email (ie: sending replies to
> <desrt at desrt.ca> and <dbus at lists.freedesktop.org>) indicating your
> willingness or unwillingness to have your contributions to dbus
> relicensed under the above terms.
I approve such a relicensing.
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