Tag: License

Abstract: In order to include open source software in a project, a software developer must abide to the license the software is published under. However, there are no clear guidelines for license placement in open source projects. As a result, the location of the relevant licensing text can var...

Abstract: Today software ecosystems heavily rely on the re-usage of and object level linking to existing code. Allowance for this is given by a wide variety of software licenses. Due to conflicting restrictions imposed by those licenses, some of them cannot be used together in the same project. This...