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Subject: Re: [boost] Legal problem with Stackoverflow contribution under the "Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 3.0" license
From: Vicente J. Botet Escriba (vicente.botet_at_[hidden])
Date: 2018-02-20 20:20:07

Le 20/02/2018 à 20:08, Niall Douglas via Boost a écrit :
>>>> Have you already contacted the author(s) before committing it?
>>> As I've already said on boost-steering regarding this issue, I feel the
>>> code snippet in question falls under the fair use exemption. The commit
>>> can be reverted if people feel strongly that this is not the case.
>> Niall please, could you provide a PR with the adaptation from Boost.Log?
> I refuse to do so as there is no valid reason to do so. Please see my
> other reply.
I could understand that you could have good reasons to don't change. You
always have good reasons.

Sorry, I've not read the whole thread.

Nevertheless doing such minor change is not costly at all.

Andrey Semashev has proposed himself to provide a patch.

Thanks again Andrey.


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