[Catalog-sig] [PSF-Board] Troubled by changes to PyPI usage agreement

Terry Reedy tjreedy at udel.edu
Fri Dec 4 21:15:24 CET 2009


VanL wrote:
>  Basically, we can receive your work, copy it, and provide it
> to other people in a variety of ways.

This much is sensible. But this is not 'unrestricted use'.

 > This does not give the PSF the
> right to relicense your work, nor to create derivative works -- just to 
> pass it on to anybody who happens to wander by the PyPI web page.

To me, 'unrestricted use' means just that the PSF *can* do all these 
things, and anything else it can dream up.

tjr



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