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Hi guys,

On Sat, 2011-01-08 at 13:25 +0100, Bernhard Dippold wrote:
No, it is sufficient to provide a link to the code, but this link must 
be valid for a reasonable time.

        It is well worth reading the LGPLv3 in this regard;

        http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-3.0.html

        Section 6. covers this - and yes; it should be adequate to point at the
git repositories at:

        http://cgit.freedesktop.org/libreoffice/

        though it is clearly preferable to distribute the source code on the
media as well; since that ends your section 6. liability.

Due to server capacities I don't know if TDF will be able to provide 
such continuously reachable links to every version of LibreOffice, but 
this should be discussed by the SC (CC'ing the SC-discuss list).

        Freedesktop has been around for a long time, and I expect it to
continue for the forseeable future.

For DVD with enough space on the disc it is easier to include the 
sources IMHO.

        Completely agreed.

        HTH,

                Michael.

-- 
 michael.meeks@novell.com  <><, Pseudo Engineer, itinerant idiot



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