AGPLv1 vs. AGPLv3

opensource.*.nwo at opensource.*.nwo at
Wed Apr 21 09:29:56 UTC 2010

AGPLv1 states modified versions must keep a "download source" link only if 
the original version actually had such a link. That line is gone from 
AGPLv3, which just casually states modified versions must supply their 

So let's assume the original version really lacks such a link. Does it mean 
AGPLv3 users can't use the original version as-is? That is, until they 
create a whole sub-program that supports a "download source" link?


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