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274<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">GLEP:</th><td class="field-body">23</td> 274<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">GLEP:</th><td class="field-body">23</td>
275</tr> 275</tr>
276<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Title:</th><td class="field-body">Handling of ACCEPT_LICENSE</td> 276<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Title:</th><td class="field-body">Handling of ACCEPT_LICENSE</td>
277</tr> 277</tr>
278<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Version:</th><td class="field-body">1.4</td> 278<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Version:</th><td class="field-body">1.6</td>
279</tr> 279</tr>
280<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Last-Modified:</th><td class="field-body"><a class="reference" href="http://www.gentoo.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0023.txt?cvsroot=gentoo">2006/11/18 07:27:47</a></td> 280<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Last-Modified:</th><td class="field-body"><a class="reference" href="http://www.gentoo.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/xml/htdocs/proj/en/glep/glep-0023.txt?cvsroot=gentoo">2006/11/19 22:50:15</a></td>
281</tr> 281</tr>
282<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Author:</th><td class="field-body">Jason Stubbs &lt;jstubbs&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;, Marius Mauch &lt;genone&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;</td> 282<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Author:</th><td class="field-body">Jason Stubbs &lt;jstubbs&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;, Marius Mauch &lt;genone&#32;&#97;t&#32;gentoo.org&gt;</td>
283</tr> 283</tr>
284<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Status:</th><td class="field-body">Accepted</td> 284<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Status:</th><td class="field-body">Accepted</td>
285</tr> 285</tr>
287</tr> 287</tr>
288<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Content-Type:</th><td class="field-body"><a class="reference" href="glep-0002.html">text/x-rst</a></td> 288<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Content-Type:</th><td class="field-body"><a class="reference" href="glep-0002.html">text/x-rst</a></td>
289</tr> 289</tr>
290<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Created:</th><td class="field-body">9-Mar-2004</td> 290<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Created:</th><td class="field-body">9-Mar-2004</td>
291</tr> 291</tr>
292<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Post-History:</th><td class="field-body">8-Mar-2004 10-Mar-2004 25-Oct-2004 18-Nov-2006 19-Nov-2006</td> 292<tr class="field"><th class="field-name">Post-History:</th><td class="field-body">8-Mar-2004 10-Mar-2004 25-Oct-2004 18-Nov-2006 21-Nov-2006</td>
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297<div class="contents topic"> 297<div class="contents topic">
367<p>Almost all users are willing to install any software that is 367<p>Almost all users are willing to install any software that is
368FSF-approved. Other users are willing to install any software and 368FSF-approved. Other users are willing to install any software and
369implicitly accept its license. To this end, implementations will also 369implicitly accept its license. To this end, implementations will also
370need to handle grouping of licenses.</p> 370need to handle grouping of licenses.</p>
371<p>At a minimum, there needs to be the groups <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">GPL-COMPATIBLE</span></tt>, 371<p>At a minimum, there needs to be the groups <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">GPL-COMPATIBLE</span></tt>,
372<tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">FSF-APPROVED</span></tt>, <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">OSI-APPROVED</span></tt> and <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">NON-INTERACTIVE</span></tt>. 372<tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">FSF-APPROVED</span></tt>, <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">OSI-APPROVED</span></tt> and <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">NON-MUST-HAVE-READ</span></tt>.
373<tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">NON-INTERACTIVE</span></tt> licenses are those that don't require interactive 373<tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">NON-MUST-HAVE-READ</span></tt> licenses are those that don't require manual
374acceptance for to be considered legally binding. This is the current 374acceptance for to be considered legally binding. This is the current
375behaviour of portage.</p> 375behaviour of portage.</p>
376<p>These groups are defined in a new file <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">license_groups</span></tt> in 376<p>These groups are defined in a new file <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">license_groups</span></tt> in
377the <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">profiles</span></tt> subdirectory of the tree (or overlays). 377the <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">profiles</span></tt> subdirectory of the tree (or overlays).
378Details of handling groups defined in overlays is implementation dependent.</p> 378Details of handling groups defined in overlays is implementation dependent.</p>
436<p>There should be no change to the user experience without the user 436<p>There should be no change to the user experience without the user
437explicitly choosing to do so. This mandates that the 437explicitly choosing to do so. This mandates that the
438configuration variable be named <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">ACCEPT_LICENSE</span></tt> as some users may 438configuration variable be named <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">ACCEPT_LICENSE</span></tt> as some users may
439already have it set due to ebuilds using <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">eutil.eclass</span></tt>'s 439already have it set due to ebuilds using <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">eutil.eclass</span></tt>'s
440implementation. It also mandates that the default <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">ACCEPT_LICENSE</span></tt> be 440implementation. It also mandates that the default <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">ACCEPT_LICENSE</span></tt> be
441set to <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">&#64;NON-INTERACTIVE</span></tt> in the main gentoo repository as implementations 441set to <tt class="docutils literal"><span class="pre">&#64;NON-MUST-HAVE-READ</span></tt> in the main gentoo repository as implementations
442are not required to provide an internal default.</p> 442are not required to provide an internal default.</p>
443</div> 443</div>
444<div class="section"> 444<div class="section">
445<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id16" id="references" name="references">References</a></h1> 445<h1><a class="toc-backref" href="#id16" id="references" name="references">References</a></h1>
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