[SailfishDevel] lipstick-jolla-home-qt5 license and copyrights

Andrey Kozhevnikov coderusinbox at gmail.com
Thu Jan 9 19:56:09 UTC 2014


If you didnt noticed changes already here: 
https://together.jolla.com/question/12022/patch-for-lipstick-jolla-home-qt5-to-support-any-framebuffer-orientation/

On 10.01.2014 01:53, Alejandro Exojo wrote:
> El Thursday 09 January 2014, Andrey Kozhevnikov escribió:
>> 1. Jolla making fix for supporting non-portrait framebuffers in lipstick.
>> 2. I'm releasing patched lipstick with patched resources inside, if
>> distribution of internal qml resources of lipstick is permitted.
> I imagine jolla will explain the licensing issues when they can. I suppose
> that since this is under the name "lipstick", it follow the one from lipstick
> repos that are available under the LGPL. Unless the name is a generic brand,
> not fully linked with the "lipstick" repo.
>
> Meanwhile, why not a mix of 1 and 2?
>
> You explain the changes that you made to Jolla, not sending them the changes,
> or at least not to the people who will have to do the coding, so they are not
> "tainted" and copyright doesn't apply (assuming the changes are significant).
>
> Then the changes could be in next version.
>
> The only problem is that then you are a bit like working a little bit for a
> company that doesn't pay you. :-)  But you get "karma" points to be the first
> one receiving a TOH with a keyboard and solar charger! (Just kidding)
>
> Cheers.
>



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