[Box Backup] Box Backup licensing

Chris Wilson chris at qwirx.com
Fri Jan 22 14:39:39 GMT 2010


Hi Reinhard,

On Fri, 22 Jan 2010, Reinhard Tartler wrote:

> This means that binary distributions (like binary packages in fedora,
> debian or ubuntu) of boxbackup will be under the terms of both the BSD
> and GPL license at the same time, is that correct?

The terms of both licenses will apply together. It's a Both-And situation, 
not an Either-Or situation, with regard to the combined bundle that 
will be Box Backup.

The same applies to source distributions as well, doesn't it?

> How will the boxbackup binary itself advertise its licensing? What
> copyright reproducing and/or license statements would those binary
> distribution packages need to accompany?

GPL2+BSD?

Cheers, Chris.
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