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Authored by Harvey on Apr 15 2019, 4:43 AM.


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Harvey created this revision.Apr 15 2019, 4:43 AM
Harvey requested review of this revision.Apr 15 2019, 4:43 AM
Harvey added a comment.EditedApr 15 2019, 4:45 AM

Licenses and their corresponding SPDX Identifier confuse me, not sure if it's -only or -or-later. It also mentions public domain stuff too. Unsure if that needs to be added.

The file LICENSE contains:

Lynx is distributed under the GNU General Public License, version 2 (GPLv2)
without restrictions on usage or redistribution.  The Lynx copyright
statement, "COPYHEADER", and GNU GPL, "COPYING", are included in the
top-level directory of the distribution.  Lynx is supported by the Lynx
user community, an entirely volunteer (and unofficial) organization.

Certain portions of the Lynx source distribution were originally
created by CERN and have been modified during the development of
Lynx.  See WWW/FreeofCharge.html for copyright info regarding CERN
products used in Lynx.

Note that Lynx is not self-contained; typically it is built with a
variety of add-on libraries, including those for compression, IPv6,
SOCKS and SSL support.

WWW/FreeofCharge.html basically says this:

Jacalz added a subscriber: Jacalz.Apr 15 2019, 7:35 AM

I believe that it should be GPL-2.0-or-later in every case except when upstream explicitly says that it's only GPL-2.0 for example.

JoshStrobl accepted this revision.Apr 16 2019, 2:55 PM
This revision is now accepted and ready to land.Apr 16 2019, 2:55 PM
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