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Non-trivial JavaScript files need GPL license declaration for compliant distribution to browsers #56

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RocketMan opened this issue Aug 20, 2019 · 1 comment

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commented Aug 20, 2019

The GPL requires that when GPL licensed code is distributed, a license declaration is included. Every time JavaScript code is downloaded by a web browser, this counts as a distribution. Hence, we should include a license declaration with all GPL code that we include.

Reference: https://www.gnu.org/software/librejs/free-your-javascript.html

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commented Aug 20, 2019

Patch landed, closing

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