[vlc-devel] Re: VLC ChangeLog

Sam Hocevar sam at zoy.org
Thu Jan 23 15:17:31 CET 2003

On Thu, Jan 23, 2003, Rhialto wrote:
> >    I agree 1. is useless to our users. But the according to the GPL we
> > must keep prominent notice of what we change.
> You mean clause 2a of the GPL?


> This does not apply to the authors, only to others, just like the rest
> of the GPL. So depending on who are the authors, and you might consider
> everybody with commit access an author, you do not need to do that.

   Sorry to nitpick, but while everybody with commit access is an
author, we also have a lot of third-party reused code, and user-
submitted patches. And there is no copyright transmission like in
FSF projects.

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