GPL v3 problem list
jcb+xeb at jcbradfield.org
Tue Nov 10 11:36:20 EST 2009
On 2009-11-10, Andreas Roehler <andreas.roehler at online.de> wrote:
> Stephen J. Turnbull wrote:
>> First a general comment: Note that without an assignment, it's even
>> theoretically possible to revoke our license under the GPL, since it's
>> a gift, not a contract.
> If you send someone a present, you can't revoke that present at any time.
> Presenting changes the state.
> If you publish under a license, you can publish it again with a different license, but not
> call back the former - unless it was stipulated.
> But is not.
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