[weboob] Request to change the license of Weboob to AGPL

Xavier Guerrin xavier at tuxfamily.org
Mon Apr 4 14:20:43 CEST 2011


Le Monday 04 April 2011 14:07:34 Romain Bignon, vous avez écrit :
> IMPORTANT: If you are a contributor of Weboob, please read to the end.
> 
> Hi everybody,
Hello,

> Because we would protect the freedom of Weboob, we've decided the to
> change license of this project from GPLv3 to AGPLv3.
> 
> Differences between the two licenses are mainly about the definition of
> “user”. With GPLv3, you need to redistribute changes of the code to
> users, but if you run a server with Weboob, you are the only user of it,
> clients are not considered as users and so you don't need to give the
> source code of Weboob. With the GNU Affero General Public License,
> end-users of an application (based on Weboob) may get the source code of
> Weboob.
> 
> I let you get more information on this license by reading it:
> http://www.gnu.org/licenses/agpl.html
> 
> The only requirement to switch to AGPL is that every authors of Weboob
> must give their agreement.
> 
> So, if you are in AUTHORS, could you confirm you agree the change of
> license?
I agree for Weboob to switch to AGPLv3.

> Thanks,
> 
> Romain
You're welcome :)

Xavier Guerrin
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