There's other stuff in there, e.g. if you modify the code, you have to give prominent dated notice of the modification. Wide release doesn't make any difference.
> -----Original Message----- > From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] > Behalf Of [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Sent: Saturday, August 02, 2003 12:27 PM > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > Subject: [hackers] Stupid GPL question > > > OK, so there's a postcard script I'd like to cadge a few ideas from. Not > wholesale cut/paste, just a couple ideas. It's licensed under GPL. This is > the first open source group project I've worked on; while I've been > programming for a bit, it's almost entirely been private work for > myself and > my clients. What if anything do I need to do besides acknowledge the > original script? Add the GPL license to it? What? Sorry to be so > dumb about > it, I did look up the GPL and read it but I'm still unsure as to widely > released work like this.