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

Christophe Benz christophe.benz at gmail.com
Mon Apr 4 14:31:52 CEST 2011


Yes I agree.

On 04/04/2011 14:07, Romain Bignon wrote:
> IMPORTANT: If you are a contributor of Weboob, please read to the end.
>
> Hi everybody,
>
> 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?
>
> Thanks,
>
> Romain



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