[manjaro-dev] GPLv3 violations in pamac
guillaume at manjaro.org
Tue Nov 26 09:29:57 CET 2013
This was an error on my part.
It should be fixed now:
Le 26/11/2013 00:14, Philip Müller a écrit :
> Hi Dave,
> I'll check what happend there.
> @Guillaume, can you check also?
> kind regards
> On 11/25/2013 04:43 PM, Dave Reisner wrote:
>> I've recently noticed that pamac is in violation of GPLv3. I'm referring
>> to this repository here:
>> Specifically, pamac/config.py has been taken from pyalpm here:
>> Modifications have been made to this file including the explicit removal
>> of the license in the header. Please be aware that pyalpm is licensed
>> under GPLv3:
>> Section 5 of the license explains the proper procedure for modifying and
>> conveying GPLv3 code, specifically:
>> a) The work must carry prominent notices stating that you modified
>> it, and giving a relevant date.
>> b) The work must carry prominent notices stating that it is
>> released under this License and any conditions added under section
>> 7. This requirement modifies the requirement in section 4 to
>> "keep intact all notices".
>> Neither of these conditions are satisfied. As per the license, you have
>> 30 days from the date of this notice to cure the violation.
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