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These are examples of e-mails sent to packages owners asking for a release of their package under GPL compatible licenses. | These are examples of e-mails sent to packages owners asking for a release of their package under GPL compatible licenses. | ||

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== real2rgb from File Exchange == | == real2rgb from File Exchange == | ||

* 12/10/2012 | * 12/10/2012 | ||

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you the following | you the following | ||

- You will be properly credited and your papers will be linked as well. | - You will be properly credited and your papers will be linked as well. | ||

− | - Maintenance of your function, test and demos will be | + | - Maintenance of your function, test and demos will be taken over by the |

Octave and Octave-forge community. Of course you can continue contributing, | Octave and Octave-forge community. Of course you can continue contributing, | ||

and we will very happy to have you among us. I will also | and we will very happy to have you among us. I will also | ||

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package[3], since the package have enjoyed several new contributions and | package[3], since the package have enjoyed several new contributions and | ||

code | code | ||

− | optimization. A group | + | optimization. A group form the technical |

university of Denmark[4] working on nonnegative matrix factorization also | university of Denmark[4] working on nonnegative matrix factorization also | ||

allowed us to redistribute their package under GPLv3. Biomechanics & | allowed us to redistribute their package under GPLv3. Biomechanics & | ||

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example the Matgeom community[2] released under GPLv3 so that | example the Matgeom community[2] released under GPLv3 so that | ||

Octave-forge can mirror they package[3], since the package have | Octave-forge can mirror they package[3], since the package have | ||

− | enjoyed several new contributions and code optimization. A group | + | enjoyed several new contributions and code optimization. A group form |

the technical | the technical | ||

university of Denmark[4] working on nonnegative matrix factorization | university of Denmark[4] working on nonnegative matrix factorization | ||

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contributing, and we will very happy to have you among us. | contributing, and we will very happy to have you among us. | ||

- I will take care of code formatting, demos and test. | - I will take care of code formatting, demos and test. | ||

− | - You function will be directly downloaded and installed | + | - You function will be directly downloaded and installed form an |

Octave terminal (assuming it is packed inside linear-algebra package): | Octave terminal (assuming it is packed inside linear-algebra package): | ||

>pkg -forge install linear-algebra | >pkg -forge install linear-algebra | ||

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contributing, and we will very happy to have you among us. | contributing, and we will very happy to have you among us. | ||

- I will take care of code formatting, demos and test. | - I will take care of code formatting, demos and test. | ||

− | - You function will be directly downloaded and installed | + | - You function will be directly downloaded and installed form an |

Octave terminal (assuming it is packed inside linear-algebra package): | Octave terminal (assuming it is packed inside linear-algebra package): | ||

>pkg -forge install linear-algebra | >pkg -forge install linear-algebra | ||

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- Maintenance of your toolbox, test and demos will be taken over by the Octave and Octave-forge community. Of course you can continue contributing, and we will very happy to have you among us. | - Maintenance of your toolbox, test and demos will be taken over by the Octave and Octave-forge community. Of course you can continue contributing, and we will very happy to have you among us. | ||

- I will take care of code formatting, demos and test. | - I will take care of code formatting, demos and test. | ||

− | - You function will be directly downloaded and installed | + | - You function will be directly downloaded and installed form an Octave terminal (assuming it is packed inside linear-algebra package): |

>pkg -forge install linear-algebra | >pkg -forge install linear-algebra | ||