Distribution of HTML from SAMBA kits with modified filenames/hrefs?

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at samba.org
Thu Jun 23 19:41:02 GMT 2005

Hi John,

On Thu, Jun 23, 2005 at 03:24:59PM -0400, John E. Malmberg wrote about 'Re: Distribution of HTML from SAMBA kits with modified filenames/hrefs?':
> Jelmer Vernooij wrote:
> >On Thu, Jun 23, 2005 at 03:07:18PM -0400, John E. Malmberg wrote
> >about  'Distribution of HTML from SAMBA kits with modified 
> >filenames/hrefs?':
> >>The next wrinkle is that I have noticed in the HTML books have some text 
> >>in them about distributing modified versions requiring a prominent 
> >>notice of the change, and to provide the change back to both the 
> >>Copyright Owners and Samba Team.
> >What text exactly are you referring to ? I am not aware of any such
> >text. The docs are published under the GPL (interpreting the DocBook 
> >XML files as source). 
> I noticed that text in the using_samba/licenseinfo.html  I have not 
> checked the other books yet.
You should probably contact the authors of that book about it, rather
then the team.

> >>Does this changing of the filenames and the HREFs constitute enough of a 
> >>change to require such a notice?
> >Shouldn't need such a requirement, imho.
> Thanks,
Sorry, I was only talking about the HOWTO, Developers Guide and
ByExample book as those three are all GPL'ed. I don't know about



Jelmer Vernooij <jelmer at samba.org> - http://jelmer.vernstok.nl/
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