[icq-devel] Clone recognition.



Rüdiger Kuhlmann icq-list-oWUpAQCWC2r4 at ruediger-kuhlmann.de
Fri Nov 1 23:40:40 CET 2002


>--[Barnaby Gray]--<bee at pickle.me.uk>
> On Fri, Nov 01, 2002 at 05:32:53PM +0100, Rüdiger Kuhlmann wrote:
> > If you want to get the best currently possibly client detection:
> > http://micq.org/source/micq-cvs/src/contact.c
> > If you copy it verbatim like the sim "developer" did, I'll get pretty pissed.

> /*
>  * This file implements the contact list and basic operations on it.
>  *
>  * This file is Copyright Rudiger Kuhlmann; it may be distributed under
                            ^^^
You could try not to misspell my name...

>  * version 2 of the GPL licence.
>  *
>  * $Id: contact.c,v 1.40 2002/10/30 15:10:30 kuhlmann Exp $
>  */
> Don't see what you can complain about, as long as he complies with the
> GPL?

The problem is not that he uses my code per se, but that he doesn't
attribute it correctly. His file states that _he_ owns the Copyright, which
he obviously doesn't.

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