[squeak-dev] License info in methods stamp
siguctua at gmail.com
Tue Mar 25 13:21:38 UTC 2008
On 25/03/2008, Giovanni Corriga <giovanni at corriga.net> wrote:
> Matthew Fulmer ha scritto:
> > On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 06:40:48AM +0200, Igor Stasenko wrote:
> >> A small changeset which adds a license info for each method.
> >> http://bugs.squeak.org/view.php?id=6993
> >> Works in same way as user initials.
> >> I think it can be useful for future relicensing efforts.
> >> With this simple patch, we will be able to easily find out, what
> >> methods need attention.
> >> We can put strict limitation, that in squeak release, from now on,
> >> only methods with stamp:
> >> <initials> <license> <date> <time>
> >> accepted.
> >> And only if <license> field is ==== 'MIT'.
> > I think that's a great idea. I should bring this to the
> > attention of the board. Currently, the board has issued a
> > no-contributions-allowed policy until we can ensure that all
> > further contributions are clearly licensed, and stop muddying
> > the license issue even further. I think this is a perfect
> > answer.
> Wouldn't it be better to place this information at the package level?
This change is mainly concerning changesets , when people submitting
fixes/extensions of separate methods in different packages.
Igor Stasenko AKA sig.
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