Savannah rejects a project because it uses GPL

Alfred M. Szmidt ams at
Fri Feb 10 22:23:43 UTC 2006

   So, was this a mistake?  And if so, has it be corrected?

May this be a lesson to all.

| From: Felix K├╝hling <fxkuehl at>
| Subject: Re: FYI: Savannah forces new projects to use GFDL for documentation
| Newsgroups:
| Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2006 16:16:20 -0500
| Resent-From: debian-legal at
| Hmm, it seems this was a bit premature. The Savannah admin who was
| looking at my project registration wrote to me:
| <quote>
| The decision about the licenses of the project documentations was a bit
| prematurate and concerned discussions are in progress.
| So nothing has changed until now. If you are still interested in hosting
| your project on Savananh, feel free to re-register.
| </quote>
| Regards,
|   Felix

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