[EuroPython] ProgrammingContest

Stefane Fermigier fermigier@clara1.tuxeon.com
Wed, 13 Feb 2002 10:05:15 +0100

On Wed, Feb 13, 2002 at 09:40:37AM +0100, Alexandre Fayolle wrote:
> On Tue, 12 Feb 2002, Nicolas Pettiaux wrote:
> > http://europython.zope.nl/wiki/ProgrammingContest
> Sorry to raise the issue of licensing once more, but I think the words you
> used are slightly confusing.
>  * "we cannot accept entries that require commercial software or other
> software that is not provided as free software or under GPL." 
>   -> This seems to imply that GPLed software is not free software.
>  * "The participants agree that their application free software, protected
> by the GPL licence."
>   -> This is python we're talking about, and the GPL is not the default
> licence in the community, even if it is commonly used. I think imposing
> the GPL, rather than, for instance, the Python Licence, is an error. 

Right. Any license stamped as free software by the FSF and Open Source by
the OSI should do.