[aur-dev] AUR 4 and licensing

Johannes Löthberg johannes at kyriasis.com
Sun Apr 12 10:09:00 UTC 2015

On 12/04, Gordian Edenhofer wrote:
>I agree, this problem should be fixed. I suggest that whenever uploading a
>PKGBUILD one must agree that one is willing to licence the content of the
>scripts under GPLv3. I guess a checkbox should be enaught.
>By the way GNOME extensions are handled more or less the same way so it
>should also work for arch.

Alas that wouldn’t work since with AUR 4.0.0 you will use git to upload 
packages, and can also use git to create them.

A short Terms of Services, just a few sentences that are short enough 
that people will actually read them, seems like the only possibility to 

  Johannes Löthberg
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