Sujita Purushothaman sujita at
Fri Oct 25 02:04:59 UTC 2002

Sujita Purushothaman wrote:

> John Cowan wrote:
> Qn : Why does the FSF require that contributors to FSF-copyrighted programs
> assign copyright to the FSF? If I hold copyright on a
> GPL'ed program, should I do this, too? If so, how?

ok, I think I missed the 'FSF-copyrighted programs' part.
That means this question is not talking about all programs
under the GPL. but programs under the GPL copyrighted by FSF.

So, copyright notices cannot be removed, so the author's name
is still preserved.

Thanks! :-)


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