[wp-hackers] Copyright violations by plugin in the WordPress
Joost de Valk
joost at joostdevalk.nl
Fri Jun 27 21:40:31 GMT 2008
On Jun 27, 2008, at 11:37 PM, Jerry Johnson wrote:
> At first, my thought was "get over yourself". So they based theirs
> on yours.
> Big deal.
> That was before a look through the two codebases.
> It was a direct lift with no changes at all for that section.
> It is only a portion of the whole, but it is bad form. Attribution and
> discussion with your should have been part of their path.
Exactly, I'm quite fine with them making a better / more complete
plugin, that's why I released it under the GPL in the first place and
uploaded it to wordpress.org. I only want them to attribute it
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