RFH: GPLv3

David Edelsohn dje@watson.ibm.com
Thu Jul 12 15:59:00 GMT 2007


>>>>> Bernd Schmidt writes:

Bernd> I don't think that's true.  Given that all copyrights are assigned to 
Bernd> the FSF, the FSF could license these changes as GPLv2+ (in 4.2) and 
Bernd> GPLv3+ (in 4.3 and up) without a problem.  The original author's wishes 
Bernd> do not come into play.

	Quoting RMS:

"...I recognize that author of a bug fix can make it available under
GPLv2...."

David



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