[Mono-docs-list] Monkeyguide license?
Thu, 29 Jan 2004 18:46:30 -0500
Is it a problem? Yes. The GNU FDL is incompatible with the GPL. This
means that you cannot quote from GPL code in a FDL document, nor can you
quote a FDL document in GPL code, unless you're the author of both.
Even worse, the GNU FDL doesn't count as Free Software, at least
according to the Debian Free Software Guidelines. As such, GNU FDL
documentation cannot ship with Debian/GNU Linux.
On Mon, 2004-01-26 at 22:34, Carlos Alberto Cortez wrote:
> Would be really a problem the GNU FDL license por the Mono proyect
> By the way, IHMO I think that that all the contributors wouldn't mind
> 'changing' the licence.
> El lun, 26-01-2004 a las 13:36, Miguel de Icaza escribió:
> > Hey guys,
> > I had the impression that we had agreed to use the MIT X11 license
> > for the Monkeyguide instead of the GNU FDL, is that correct?
> > (the GNU FDL not being free documentation and all that).
> > Miguel.
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