Subject: Re: [boost] [gsoc][student] Proposal
From: Scott McMurray (me22.ca+boost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2009-03-19 14:34:56
On Thu, Mar 19, 2009 at 14:21, Joseph Gauterin
> You're proposal has significant overlap with Crypto++ (public domain).
> You might want to investigate some sort of code sharing, or at least
> have a look at how they've done things.
Given that it's apparently not possible in some legal systems to put
code into the public domain, I'd be wary of the actual legality of
that, since the files themselves (such as ) don't contain a
license, just text such as "Both are in the public domain", which is a
false statement, not a license.
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