[Project_owners] Questions and a little rant of my mind...

Thomas Thurman thomas at thurman.org.uk
Tue Jan 6 04:55:43 EST 2004


On Mon, Jan 05, 2004 at 11:49:07PM -0500, HJ wrote:
> First of all Happy New Year. May all of you, except one (me), be blessed with good heath, 
> knowledge and wisdom for 2004.

Why except you?

> 3) How would you feel/react when someone copies your (hard) work/project without
>  giving you some sort of credit?

If you want to be sure they give you credit, put that in the licence. The BSD licence,
for example, requires anyone who reuses your project to give you credit.

>    - what about copyrights for Open SOurce software?

What about them? They work just the same as copyrights for any other kind of software.

IANAL, though.

T


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