[CentOS-docs] Skype's no-redistribution policy

Akemi Yagi

amyagi at gmail.com
Sat Jun 23 01:42:11 UTC 2012

On Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 6:36 PM, Yves Bellefeuille <yan at storm.ca> wrote:
> Hello:
> Skype for Linux version 4 has recently been released. An RPM package has
> been made, and it's mentioned in the Wiki:
> http://wiki.centos.org/HowTos/Skype#head-
> a08dbc518378653842007a2eec37bc32e13c0bd0
> However, Microsoft claims to prohibit redistribution of Skype
> (http://www.skype.com/intl/en-us/legal/terms/tou/ , subsection 4.2).
> My feeling is that the Wiki shouldn't mention this RPM, but I thought I
> shouldn't simply delete this part of the Wiki before asking here.

Thanks for the note. I have reverted the change. In this case, I think
we should apply the "guilty until proven innocent" rule.


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