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There is a key difference between an issue tracker and the repository itself: The issue tracker isn't distributed with the repository When one downloads the library or does a git clone https://github.com/jsmith/acme, the license that the library and code is distributed under needs to be there. Consider the situation where someone had their code on Google ...


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Angular Materials is in violation of the CSS specification ("@media" must be followed by one or more identifiers, which may not contain null, separated by commas and whitespace, which also may not contain null, followed by an open brace), and as such no other vendor has any obligation whatsoever to support it. As such, your only recourse is to either report ...


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You may incorporate any code that has a compatible license to it. That said, unless the new code is specifically licensed under a compatible license if you are to pull the changes into your codebase, you are opening yourself up to the possibility of some difficulties. In particular, unless the code specifically states that the new contributions are under a ...


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It probably depends on how you intend to distribute your software but I expect that it won't be very useful, to say the least. Normally, free software is distributed as source code archives. (Other projects – or you yourself – might pick those archives up and create “installable” distribution files for their respective package manager from them.) If you ...


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If there is BSD licensed source code and someone forks it adding additional patches, then this new source code in the new repo should include the exact BSD license file from the original repo and the new patches should be licensed under a new license (or the even the same license). Thus, the fork should have one or two licenses in the repository. It isn't ...


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The boilerplate notice for the Apache License is: Copyright [yyyy] [name of copyright owner] Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0 Unless required by applicable ...



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