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From: Richard Fontana <rfontana@redhat.com>
To: J Lovejoy <opensource@jilayne.com>
Cc: linux-spdx@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: some ideas on guidelines
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 13:44:31 -0400
Message-ID: <CAC1cPGy5Aj3P3vCu1AO_UDrXuMPXwBt7P_vYrzc1vTFS3U58Jg@mail.gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <B3E07802-79E4-4703-90ED-8BB2D8F37092@jilayne.com>

On Wed, Jun 12, 2019 at 1:25 AM J Lovejoy <opensource@jilayne.com> wrote:
>

> #1   Where a file contains the standard license notice as stated in the GPL-2.0 license text for GPL-2.0-only or GPL-2.0-or-later and no other license information whatsoever —> then REPLACE the standard license notice with the SPDX identifier for the relevant license.

This is sort of a nit but there is no (de facto) standard license
notice (in the GPL text) for the "-only" case. The closest we have to
a standard IMO is the abbreviated version that ends the first sentence
of the notice with "version N of the license."

Richard

  parent reply index

Thread overview: 14+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2019-06-12  5:25 J Lovejoy
2019-06-12 10:26 ` Philippe Ombredanne
2019-06-24  0:57   ` J Lovejoy
2019-06-12 16:04 ` John Sullivan
2019-06-24  1:01   ` J Lovejoy
2019-06-13 17:44 ` Richard Fontana [this message]
2019-06-14 14:25 ` Richard Fontana
2019-06-17  4:44   ` J Lovejoy
2019-06-24  1:08   ` J Lovejoy
2019-08-17 19:55 ` J Lovejoy
2019-08-18  5:08   ` Greg KH
2019-08-18 22:08     ` Richard Fontana
2019-08-19  4:30       ` Christoph Hellwig
2019-08-19  5:06       ` Greg KH

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