[Python-Dev] Re: license issues with profiler.py and md5.h/md5c.c

Aahz aahz at pythoncraft.com
Sat Feb 12 15:53:26 CET 2005

On Sat, Feb 12, 2005, Terry Reedy wrote:
> ""Martin v. Löwis"" <martin at v.loewis.de> wrote in message 
> news:420D5731.8020702 at v.loewis.de...
>> http://www.python.org/psf/contrib.html
> After reading this page and pages linked thereto, I get the impression that 
> you are only asking for contributor forms from contributors of original 
> material (such as module or manual section) and not from submitters of 
> suggestions (via news,mail) or patches (via sourceforge).  Correct?

Half-correct: patches constitute "work" and should also require a
contrib agreement.  But we're probably not going to press the point
until we get contrib agreements from all CVS committers.
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