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Robert Watson rwatson at
Tue May 26 20:14:38 UTC 2009

On Tue, 26 May 2009, Brooks Davis wrote:

>>> Cute though this BSD license variation is, I'm pretty sure it's not on the 
>>> approved license list. ??Sticking to the standard license templates 
>>> potentially saves significant trouble later -- especially when people
>> Hmm, I'm sure that there exists some SVN magic which would allow authors to 
>> enter something
>> $BSDL2 Charlie Root 2008,2009$
>> and it expands to a perfect boilerplate on checkout :)
> Such a change would result in a repository filled without license blocks. 
> This might be appropriate in a corporate setting, but isn't worth 
> considering here since copies of the repo would lack correct attributions.

I'd assumed that it was a tongue-in-cheek proposal, myself :-).

(It is, right?)

Robert N M Watson
Computer Laboratory
University of Cambridge

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