The increased path length changes

Christopher Faylor
Sat Nov 15 23:11:00 GMT 2003

On Sun, Nov 16, 2003 at 09:11:34AM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
>On Sun, 2003-11-16 at 08:46, Christopher Faylor wrote:
>> On Sun, Nov 16, 2003 at 07:36:21AM +1100, Robert Collins wrote:
>> >...Ron claims said assignment is in place...
>> I have no record of an assignment so if there is an assignment, it
>> predates me.  I don't see any changes in the ChangeLog which would
>> indicate the need for an assignment prior to this either.
>> I believe that Ron did work on the original version of the Cygwin
>> installer but that did not require an assignment.
>Ah. Ron - do you have a copy of the assignment that was sent in? While
>much of your patches are self-evident/mechanical, the unicode diff is
>probably non trivial enough to require a copyright assignment from you,
>even after it's been transformed on the way through.
>Chris, The work I've been putting up is based on a set of patches Ron
>sent me. I suspect that 03 may cause (c) issues. What do you think?:

I'm not going to nickel and dime over what is mechanical and what isn't.
We need an assignment from Ron.


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