On Sat, Dec 15, 2001 at 04:43:37PM -0800, Matthew Dillon wrote: > I am aware that certain long-standing RMS-specific projects, > like emacs, require people who submit patches to sign-over their > copyright, but I am not aware of people generally signing > the copyright for their own GPL'd works over to the FSF. RMS > wnats people to, but as far as I can tell most people have no > desire to.
All GNU projects appear to work this way. Contributions/patches are not accepted until you have completed paperwork with the FSF. I didn't realize how common this was myself until I started hacking on guile. I don't hack on it anymore. Cheers, -- Jacques A. Vidrine <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> http://www.nectar.cc/ NTT/Verio SME . FreeBSD UNIX . Heimdal Kerberos [EMAIL PROTECTED] . [EMAIL PROTECTED] . [EMAIL PROTECTED] To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-current" in the body of the message