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  • pixelwave
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    Copyright Link to this post

    hi,

    i just want to know if it is enough to name and link silverstripe in the impressum page of my site or how are the correct copyright restrictions?

    thank you

  • Liam
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    Re: Copyright Link to this post

    You don't have to link to them on any of your page. It is appreciated, but it is not a must.

    You can even rebrand the admin panel as there are ways to remove the SS logo and links.

    As long as you don't take credit for the work and sell it, or something along those lines, that's fine.

  • simon_w
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    Re: Copyright Link to this post

    The license states:
    Redistribution and use in source and binary forms, with or without modification, are permitted provided that the following conditions are met:

    Redistributions of source code must retain the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer.
    Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright notice, this list of conditions and the following disclaimer in the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
    Neither the name of SilverStripe nor the names of its contributors may be used to endorse or promote products derived from this software without specific prior written permission.

    Which means you can do anything you want so long as the original BSD license and requirements are included somewhere and you cannot use the name SilverStripe to endorse any derivative works without prior permission.

  • Fuzz10
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    >requirements are included somewhere and you can use the name SilverStripe to endorse any >derivative works without prior permission.

    "CAN NOT"...

    ;-)

  • simon_w
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    Re: Copyright Link to this post

    Oops. Fixed.

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