[Chicago] Capistrano alternatives

Martin Maney maney at two14.net
Sun Jan 4 06:15:29 CET 2009


On Fri, Jan 02, 2009 at 05:11:48PM -0600, Jason Huggins wrote:
> fan of.) My fear/rant was that Fabric-based build scripts would also
> need to be GPL'd since they depend on Fabric. However, after reading a
> section of the Free Software Foundation's GPL FAQ [1], I feel slightly
> more safe in thinking that Fabric-based build scripts are considered
> "data" to the Fabric program in this scenario. Therefore, Fabric-based
> build scripts are *not* bound by the GPL. Do others agree? (I hope
> so!)

If this actually matters to you, then I sincerely hope you ask a
lawyer.  The devil is indeed in the details...

-- 
To read a book, to think it over, and to write out notes
is a useful exercise; a book which will not repay some hard thought 
is not worth publishing.  -- Maria Mitchell



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