Nees help selecting a license
dagon at dagon.net
Thu Apr 10 03:30:13 UTC 2003
On Wed, 9 Apr 2003, Christophe Dupre wrote:
> The way I understand it, is what happens if somebody sends in a
> one-liner patch that fixes an off-by-one error. It's a trivial patch,
> but it might be critical AND very difficult to re-implement in a
> different way.
That patch is almost certainly not copyrightable, though, so this example,
at least, is not a problem.
Still, the best policy is not to accept patches without an assignment of
copyright to you.
Mark Rafn dagon at dagon.net <http://www.dagon.net/>
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