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3.0b4 - Unreleased
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+- Relicense as BSD following PF Board decision.
+ http://lists.plone.org/pipermail/membership/2010-April/001123.html
+ [elro]
3.0b3 - 2010-04-09
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plone.session is copyright Plone Foundation
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classifiers=[
"Framework :: Plone",
"Framework :: Zope2",
- "License :: OSI Approved :: GNU General Public License (GPL)",
+ "License :: OSI Approved :: BSD License",
"Programming Language :: Python",
"Topic :: System :: Systems Administration :: Authentication/Directory",
],
keywords='PAS session authentication Zope',
author='Wichert Akkerman, Laurence Rowe - Plone Foundation',
author_email='plone-developers@lists.sourceforge.net',
url='http://pypi.python.org/pypi/plone.session',
- license='GPL',
+ license='BSD',
packages=find_packages(exclude=['ez_setup']),
namespace_packages=['plone'],
include_package_data=True,

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