Re: [bugs] [PATCH] Check for the year span 1902-2037.
- Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 10:49:27 +0100
- From: Lars Henriksen <LarsHenriksen@xxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: [bugs] [PATCH] Check for the year span 1902-2037.
On Tue, Nov 28, 2017 at 07:27:50AM +0100, Lukas Fleischer wrote:
> On Mon, 27 Nov 2017 at 11:21:10, Lars Henriksen wrote:
> > On Thu, Nov 23, 2017 at 08:55:12AM +0100, Lukas Fleischer wrote:
> > > On Sun, 19 Nov 2017 at 22:51:57, Lars Henriksen wrote:
> > > and sign-off future patches :)
> > That's a conscious decision on my part so I'm afraid not. You are perfectly
> > welcome to do with my contributions as you like: use them, change them or
> > ignore them. I don't mind either way. You have been the maintainer for many
> > years and decide what goes in and how. That is as it should be, no criticism
> > meant. So yours is the honour and the blame.
> Ultimately, it is your decision, but I really do not see why somebody
> willing to contribute to a project would deliberately refuse to add a
> line which basically states "I certify that I created this patch on my
> own and that my work can be licensed under the project's Open Source
> license" (unless he plans on taking legal against the project later
> which I do not assume)...
The legal aspects never crossed my mind. It's rather that after passing your
scrutinising eye and keyboard, the code is really yours. We don't work on
an equal footing. Again, this is as it should be and not meant as a criticism.