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Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2010 22:26:01 +0400
From: Solar Designer <solar@...nwall.com>
To: john-users@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: change copyright

Hi Alain,

On Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 07:14:49AM -0700, Alain Espinosa wrote:
> Hi. Attached a diff applied on top of the last jumbo patch modifying
> the copyright of NTLM and MSCASH formats following the new guidelines.

It turned out that this diff-of-diff would break the underlying patch
(line numbers not updated).  A better way to submit a patch to be
applied on top of the jumbo patch would be by generating it relative to
a jumbo-patched tree, not patching a .diff file.  I'm sorry that I did
not catch this error earlier.

Also, the Subject is not entirely correct.  This is about adding a
fallback to copyright and licensing for those who might not recognize
your ability to place your code into the public domain - but the public
domain statements remain the main/default option.

Anyhow, I ended up merging your changes into 1.7.6-jumbo-7 manually.

Thank you!

Alexander

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