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Subject: Re: [boost] Coverity Static Code Analysis
From: David Abrahams (dave_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-02-03 19:08:43

on Tue Feb 03 2009, Gennaro Prota <> wrote:

> Well, since you brought up the issue... I'm not a lawyer either,
> but I'd *not* agree to anything like:
> Coverity may, in its sole discretion, modify or revise these
> terms and conditions and policies at any time, and you agree
> to be bound by such modifications or revisions.
> That's the fourth line of text, and I quitted reading. (Does
> this have a name? "You'll agree with me for the eternity,
> whatever I'll say"... Perhaps "The God Almighty Pact"?)

Wow, that's pretty draconian, I must say!

Dave Abrahams
BoostPro Computing

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