[Fwd: FW: For Approval: Generic Attribution Provision]

Matthew Flaschen matthew.flaschen at gatech.edu
Wed Dec 13 17:28:26 UTC 2006

Brian Behlendorf wrote:
> There are an unfortunate number of Open Source projects where
> contributions from people who are not the primary authors are nil

I don't really see that as unfortunate.  Open source is meant to allow
modified versions and outside contribution, not to force and perhaps not
even to strongly encourage them.

> Oh they probably do, they just probably assign zero value to it.


Matthew Flaschen

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