[ros-dev] [ros-diffs] [jimtabor] 37345: - Add path support for ExtTextOut.
jimtabor.rosdev at gmail.com
Wed Nov 19 17:03:53 CET 2008
Okay let me translate what Dmitry Timoshkov is really saying, "stop
copying wine code".
Which means, stop copying all wine code. We should also translate that
as meaning revert all wine code from ReactOS. Reading the email I see
"Dmitry Timoshkov <dmitry at codeweavers.com>" so now we must assume
these are also the opinions of codeweevils.com as well.
I just wanted to make sure this was understood,
On Wed, Nov 19, 2008 at 8:17 AM, Aleksey Bragin <aleksey at reactos.org> wrote:
> This is already done, most files which have Wine code are labeled so
> atop of the file ("Some parts are taken from Wine project..."). What
> I see is that Dmitry Timoshkov says this is not enough.
> On Nov 19, 2008, at 4:40 PM, Dmitry Gorbachev wrote:
>> gedmurphy wrote:
>>> Let's say you implement a function in our win32k, based on Wine
>>> code. How
>>> exactly would you realistically discover which Wine dev wrote that
>>> function, and if the function was merely _based_ on wine code,
>>> which parts
>>> of the function would you attribute credit to, and how would you
>>> do it?
>> I think if the dev is not known, then all authors should be
>> credited. I.e.:
>> "Parts of this file are Copyright (C) ... ". Or: to gather the
>> original Wine
>> copiright notices into a separate file and put a pointer to it in
>> any file
>> which is based on Wine.
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