GitHub improves code licensing

David Gerard dgerard at
Tue Jul 16 11:32:51 UTC 2013

On 16 July 2013 12:16, Christian Kalkhoff <softmetz at> wrote:

> in an other thread on this list I mentioned a study [1] on GitHub which
> stated, that tons of code there is not properly licensed and therfore
> unusable for anybody.
> As H-Online writes today [2], GitHub now makes a license selectable on
> new project creation.

Simon Phipps from OSI has also noted it in his Infoworld column:

So, nice one all round.

- d.

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