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Re: Licensing & legal stuff
Francesco Orsenigo <email@example.com> writes:
> I'd like to distribute my game under GPL.
> What shall i do to make this effective?
> Where i must declare this, and where shall i show it in the program?
> Shall i include a copy of the GPL in each downloadable package?
> Shall i declare "this is protected by GPL" in each of my source files, maybe
> followed by a disclaimer like "i take no responsability ...." etc?
> I found nowhere articles covering this aspect of games...
Have a look at the GPL itself, it contains a section "How to Apply
These Terms to Your New Programs", which explains basically what you
need to know. In addition you can also mention in your README that all
datafiles, images, sounds, etc are also covered under the GNU GPL.
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