WWN license issue

Jeremy Newman jnewman at codeweavers.com
Tue Jan 15 14:33:41 CST 2008

I'll patch it so it points to the GPL v2 licence, unless someone feels 
there is a reason it needs to be v3.

Zachary Goldberg wrote:
> On Jan 15, 2008 9:58 AM, Ian Macfarlane <ian at ianmacfarlane.com> wrote:
>> At the bottom of each WWN issue (for example, the latest
>> http://www.winehq.org/?issue=339) is the text:
>> "All Kernel Cousin issues and summaries are copyright their original
>> authors, and distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public
>> License, version 2.0. "
>> However, it links to http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.txt which of
>> course is now the GPLv3 license text.
>> Perhaps the text should change to say version 3 (or perhaps version
>> 2+), or to the old archived GPLv2 license (IMO the former two options
>> are preferable).
> for the record: I have no personal preference on the license.
> Whatever the WineHQ admins decide on the issue is fine with me.

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