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trans-coord/gnun/licenses gpl-faq.html

From: Yavor Doganov
Subject: trans-coord/gnun/licenses gpl-faq.html
Date: Fri, 14 Nov 2008 19:10:21 +0000

CVSROOT:        /sources/trans-coord
Module name:    trans-coord
Changes by:     Yavor Doganov <yavor>   08/11/14 19:10:21

Modified files:
        gnun/licenses  : gpl-faq.html 

Log message:
        Automatic sync from the master www repository.


Index: gpl-faq.html
RCS file: /sources/trans-coord/trans-coord/gnun/licenses/gpl-faq.html,v
retrieving revision 1.11
retrieving revision 1.12
diff -u -b -r1.11 -r1.12
--- gpl-faq.html        5 Nov 2008 19:13:04 -0000       1.11
+++ gpl-faq.html        14 Nov 2008 19:10:17 -0000      1.12
@@ -229,6 +229,9 @@
+    <li><a href="#v3HowToUpgrade">How do I upgrade from (L)GPLv2 to
+    (L)GPLv3?</a></li>
     <li><a href="#CouldYouHelpApplyGPL">Could you give me step by step
     instructions on how to apply the GPL to my program?</a></li>
@@ -2545,6 +2548,24 @@
 requirement on top of the GPL, and the license prohibits it.</p>
+<dt><b><a name="v3HowToUpgrade">How do I upgrade from (L)GPLv2 to
+<dd><p>First, include the new version of the license in your package.
+    If you're using LGPLv3 in your project, be sure to include copies
+    of both GPLv3 and LGPLv3, since LGPLv3 is now written as a set
+    of additional permissions on top of GPLv3.</p>
+<p>Second, replace all your existing v2 license notices (usually at
+  the top of each file) with the new recommended text available on
+  <a href="/licenses/gpl-howto.html">the GNU licenses howto</a>.  It's
+  more future-proof because it no longer includes the FSF's postal
+  mailing address.</p>
+<p>Of course, any descriptive text (such as in a README) which talks about
+the package's license should also be updated appropriately.</p>
 <dt><b><a name="BitTorrent">How does GPLv3 make
 BitTorrent distribution easier?</a></b></dt>
@@ -3323,7 +3344,7 @@
 <!-- timestamp start -->
-$Date: 2008/11/05 19:13:04 $
+$Date: 2008/11/14 19:10:17 $
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