Savannah rejects a project because it uses GPL

MJ Ray mjr at
Mon Feb 20 12:09:48 UTC 2006

"Alfred M\. Szmidt" <ams at>
> joey at
> >  So, was this a mistake?  And if so, has it be corrected?
> May this be a lesson to all.

In case anyone missed it, the lesson was: publicise problems.
The corrections happened after it was posted to many lists.

Also, it's only a postponement, not a long-term fix. Please
help explain to savannah-hackers-public at gnu why requiring a
known-buggy GPL-incompatible licence is a bad idea.

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