[quagga-dev 12188] [PATCH 2/2] HACKING: Quagga is a GPL project, all contributions must be compatible with GPL

Paul Jakma paul at jakma.org
Mon Apr 27 17:49:54 BST 2015


* HACKING.tex: Quagga is a GPL project, as the top-level COPYING file has
  clearly stated, since inception.  All contributions must be under terms
  that are compatible with the GPL.  This is obvious, but good to be
  explicit about in the "REQUIRED READING" section.
---
 HACKING.tex | 5 +++--
 1 file changed, 3 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/HACKING.tex b/HACKING.tex
index f78d451..4e6c242 100644
--- a/HACKING.tex
+++ b/HACKING.tex
@@ -25,11 +25,12 @@ Note well: By proposing a change to Quagga, by whatever means, you are implicitl
 
 \begin{itemize}
   \item To licence your contribution according to the licence of any files in Quagga being
-        modified.
+        modified, \textit{and} according to the COPYING file in the 
+        top-level directory of Quagga.
         
   \item That it is your responsibility to ensure you hold whatever rights are required to be 
         able to contribute this change under the licenses of the files in Quagga being
-        modified.
+        modified, and the top-level COPYING file.
   
   \item That it is your responsibility to give with the contribution a full account of all
         interests held and claims in the contribution; such as through copyright, trademark and
-- 
2.1.0





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