From: John Maddock (john_at_[hidden])
Date: 2004-08-21 04:54:59
And another permission:
----- Original Message -----
From: "Dan Gohman" <djg_at_[hidden]>
Sent: Friday, August 20, 2004 9:21 PM
Subject: Re: Please Read: Boost Software License.
> I Dan Gohman, give permission for all my contributions to Boost to be
> moved to the Boost Software License Version 1.
> On Thu, Aug 12, 2004 at 01:51:59PM +0100, John Maddock wrote:
> > Hi, if you are receiving this message it is because there are one or
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> > are in the process of moving to a single common license
> > (http://www.boost.org/LICENSE_1_0.txt). The aim of the new license is
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> > requirements, and which will simplify the evaluation of Boost for
> > organisations.
> > So here's the big question: may we have permission to change code that
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> > Many thanks for your time,
> > John Maddock.
> > (Boost Moderator).
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