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From: Therese Godefroy
Subject: www/licenses licenses.html
Date: Wed, 04 May 2016 13:05:11 +0000

CVSROOT:        /webcvs/www
Module name:    www
Changes by:     Therese Godefroy <th_g> 16/05/04 13:05:11

Modified files:
        licenses       : licenses.html 

Log message:
        Add a table of contents and anchors; reformat the Verbatim Copying 
section more clearly.

CVSWeb URLs:
http://web.cvs.savannah.gnu.org/viewcvs/www/licenses/licenses.html?cvsroot=www&r1=1.122&r2=1.123

Patches:
Index: licenses.html
===================================================================
RCS file: /webcvs/www/www/licenses/licenses.html,v
retrieving revision 1.122
retrieving revision 1.123
diff -u -b -r1.122 -r1.123
--- licenses.html       9 Feb 2016 17:25:16 -0000       1.122
+++ licenses.html       4 May 2016 13:05:09 -0000       1.123
@@ -6,6 +6,26 @@
 <!--#include virtual="/server/banner.html" -->
 <h2>Licenses</h2>
 
+<div class="summary">
+<h3 class="no-display">Table of Contents</h3>
+<ul>
+  <li><a href="#Evaluation">Evaluating Licenses</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#CommonResources">Common Resources for our Software 
Licenses</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#GPL">The GNU General Public License</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#LGPL">The GNU Lesser General Public License</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#AGPL">The GNU Affero General Public License</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#FDL">The GNU Free Documentation License</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#Exceptions">Exceptions to GNU Licenses</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#LicenseURLs">License URLs</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#UnofficialTransl">Unofficial Translations</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#VerbatimCopying">Verbatim Copying and Distribution</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#FSLicenses">List of Free Software Licenses</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#WhatIsCopyleft">What Is Copyleft?</a></li>
+  <li><a href="#OtherWorks">Licenses for Other Types of Works</a></li>
+</ul>
+<hr class="no-display" />
+</div>
+
 <p>
 Published software should be <a href="/philosophy/free-sw.html">free
 software</a>.  To make it free software, you need to release it
@@ -38,7 +58,7 @@
 
 <p>We also have a page that discusses <a href="/licenses/bsd.html">the BSD 
License Problem</a>.</p>
 
-<h3>Evaluating Licenses</h3>
+<h3 id="Evaluation">Evaluating Licenses</h3>
 
 <p>If you come across a license not mentioned in our
 <a href="/licenses/license-list.html">license list</a>, you can ask us
@@ -50,7 +70,7 @@
 difficult philosophical problems, so we can't promise to decide
 quickly.</p>
 
-<h3>Common Resources for our Software Licenses</h3>
+<h3 id="CommonResources">Common Resources for our Software Licenses</h3>
 
 <p>We have a number of resources to help people understand and use our
 various licenses:</p>
@@ -228,7 +248,7 @@
 <p>See also the <a href="old-licenses/">old licenses page</a>.</p>
 
 
-<h3>Unofficial Translations</h3>
+<h3 id="UnofficialTransl">Unofficial Translations</h3>
 
 <p>
 Legally speaking, the original (English) version of the licenses is what
@@ -251,21 +271,25 @@
 <p>The standard copyright terms for GNU web pages is now the <a
 href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/3.0/us/";>Creative
 Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 United States License</a>.  It used to
-be (and for a few pages still is): <em><span class="highlight">Verbatim
+be (and for a few pages still is):</p>
+
+<blockquote><p>Verbatim
 copying and distribution of this entire article are permitted worldwide,
 without royalty, in any medium, provided this notice is
-preserved</span>.</em> Please note the following commentary about this
+preserved.</p></blockquote>
+
+<p>Please note the following commentary about this
 &ldquo;verbatim license&rdquo; by Eben Moglen:</p>
 
-<p>
+<blockquote><p>
 &ldquo;Our intention in using the phrase &lsquo;verbatim copying in
 any medium&rsquo; is not to require retention of page headings and
 footers or other formatting features.  Retention of weblinks in both
 hyperlinked and non-hyperlinked media (as notes or some other form of
-printed URL in non-HTML media) is required&rdquo;.
-</p>
+printed URL in non-HTML media) is required.&rdquo;
+</p></blockquote>
 
-<h3>List of Free Software Licenses</h3>
+<h3 id="FSLicenses">List of Free Software Licenses</h3>
 
 <ul>
   <li>
@@ -392,7 +416,7 @@
 GPL, so that you can copy code into another program covered by the GPL.
 </p>
 
-<h3>Licenses for Other Types of Works</h3>
+<h3 id="OtherWorks">Licenses for Other Types of Works</h3>
 
 <p>
 We believe that published software and documentation should be
@@ -471,7 +495,7 @@
 
 <p class="unprintable">Updated:
 <!-- timestamp start -->
-$Date: 2016/02/09 17:25:16 $
+$Date: 2016/05/04 13:05:09 $
 <!-- timestamp end -->
 </p>
 </div>



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