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From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2003-06-28 10:56:01

Beman Dawes <bdawes_at_[hidden]> writes:

> At 01:26 PM 6/27/2003, Alisdair Meredith wrote:
> >Plus, not all PCs with Boost distributions are going to have Internet
> >connections. In these cases you really do need to include the license
> >with the distribution. [Especially as you are binding distribution of
> >the license as a requirement (in appropriate circumstances)]
> Yes, the link should certainly reference the license included in the
> distribution. But there needs to be a backup link to the web site so
> if the file gets separated from the distribution, there is still a way
> to reach the license, docs, etc.

This is starting to get complicated. I wonder if separating the
license from the source is really worth it. What's the upside?

Dave Abrahams
Boost Consulting

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