[PD] how should i license patches i release?

Josh Steiner josh at vitriolix.com
Thu Aug 14 06:37:15 CEST 2003

gpl it, sounds like the smart thing to do to me.


e skogen wrote:

> hi list,
> i am considering the release of a simple patch framework that i think 
> may benefit others as a starting point for a more complex performance 
> patch. i want to make it available to anyone, but i don't want someone 
> who uses this patch as a starting point to re-release it for profit in 
> some binary form without distributing their patch as well.
> perhaps i'm being paranoid -- patches haven't even been given the 
> option of a binary-only release yet --  but would it make sense to 
> license my work under the GPL? i've briefly considered other licenses, 
> but the GPL seems to make the most sense.
> --eric
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