Ubuntu server GUI

Scott Kitterman ubuntu at kitterman.com
Mon Jun 30 02:52:30 UTC 2008


On Sunday 29 June 2008 20:08, Greg Wallace wrote:
Fixed top posting again (please, really, don't).
> On Sun, Jun 29, 2008 at 7:55 PM, Scott Kitterman <ubuntu at kitterman.com>

> wrote:
> > On Sunday 29 June 2008 19:22, Greg Wallace wrote:
> > > Hi all,
> > >
> > > from the 3.2 release
> > > notes<http://sourceforge.net/project/shownotes.php?release_id=609239>on
> > > sourceforge: "The deb file contains binary and source files."
> >
> > If it's Python, that's probably true, but not extremely useful.
> >
> > I'm not sure which GPL parts of this is under, but GPL V3 says, "The
> > "source
> > code" for a work means the preferred form of the work for making
> > modifications to it. "  Buried inside a .deb is not the preferred form of
> > the
> > work for making modifications to it.
> >
> it's GPL v2.
>
> let me assure you that it is our intention to make it easy for people to
> get involved, examine the code and contribute. so if the current set up
> doesn't work, we will seek to address whatever deficiency may exist as
> quickly as possible.
>
> Greg

Providing a source tarball and the Debian source package used to make 
your .deb on the site would be a good start.

Scott K




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