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Re: License CC-BY-SA-4.0 used in KiCad



The metadata (which I assumed to be defined as libraries, templates, and
samples but maybe my thinking is incorrect here) license is
CC-BY-SA-4.0.  What "required parts" are missing that would resolve the
Debian copyright information?



On 1/27/19 4:30 AM, Carsten Schoenert wrote:
> Hi,
> in commit 4db550353e the file resources/linux/appdata/kicad.appdata.xml
> got modified and some reference to the license CC-BY-SA-4.0 was added.
> https://github.com/KiCad/kicad-source-mirror/commit/4db550353e608ac363995cc65d7e9e2251c4ef48
> I can't find out which files or parts of the KiCad source are now
> affected by this license.
> The file LICENSE.README is also not holding any useful information about
> this license in relation to the files are published by this license.
> The Lintain QS tool in Debian is detecting that appdata.xml is having a
> reference to CC-BY-SA-4.0 but can't find the required parts inside the
> Debian specific copyright file. And of course not because I will need to
> add this information. But what do I need to add?
> Wayne, as you have added 4db550353e, do you have some useful notes on this?

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