[aur-general] Licenses, GPL3 only
ralsina at netmanagers.com.ar
Thu Aug 26 07:31:15 EDT 2010
On Thursday 26 August 2010 08:25:06 Philipp Überbacher wrote:
> Excerpts from Roberto Alsina's message of 2010-08-26 13:16:05 +0200:
> > On Thursday 26 August 2010 08:12:23 Ronald van Haren wrote:
> > > My second point was that we don't know what the future will bring.
> > > Will new applications being licensed under GPL2 or later, GPL3 or
> > > later, GPL4, GPL4 or later... there are lots of options. There are
> > > lots of possibilities and I'm wondering if it is at all feasible to
> > > create a naming scheme which will fit all.
> > Sure:
> > GPL2
> > GPL2+
> > GPL3
> > GPL3+
> > etc.
> That's what I'd be in favor of. I'm not sure the '+' is the best way,
> because it has other meanings than 'any later' as well.
I have not heard of something called GPL2+ before. What is it?
> > For convenience, you may want to make GPL the equivalent of GPL2+
> I think that's not convenient but confusing.
Or you may not, of course ;-)
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