Frequently Asked Questions

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==Other FAQs==
==Other FAQs==
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===How is FUDforum licensed===
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===How is FUDforum licensed?===
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FUDforum is released under [[http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html|The GNU General Public License]] version 2. In short this means that FUDforum is free to download, use, distribute, modify and even charge for. However, if any of these modifications are ''released to the public'', that code '''must''' also be released under ''the same license as FUDforum''.
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FUDforum is released under version 2 of the [http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html GNU General Public License]. In short, this means that FUDforum is free to download, use, distribute and modify. However, if any of these modifications are ''released to the public'', that code '''must''' also be released under ''the same license as FUDforum''. The copyright notice in all the source files, however, must be left intact. Any modification or removal of this copyright is illegal under the terms of the GNU General Public Licence.
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You may remove the copyright from the footer, but please don't. If you must, please try to keep at least "Powered by FUDforum" with the link to http://fudforum.org/ of some form. However, the copyright notice in all the source files must be left intact. Any modification or removal of this copyright is illegal under the terms of the GNU General Public Licence.
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===Can I remove "Powered By FUDforum" in the footer?===
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Yes, you may remove the copyright from the footer, but please don't! If you must, please try to keep at least "Powered by FUDforum" with the link back to http://fudforum.org/ in some form.  
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[[Category:Documentation]]

Revision as of 13:12, 27 February 2009

The FUDforum FAQ:

Contents

Installation FAQs

What's the difference between the zlib and the non-zlib versions?

The zlib files are compressed, hence smaller to download. For details, see http://www.php.net/manual/en/intro.zlib.php

Troubleshooting FAQs

FUDforum shows a blank screen. What now?

A blank screen means you need to check your webserver's "error_log" file for details of what's going on.

Other FAQs

How is FUDforum licensed?

FUDforum is released under version 2 of the GNU General Public License. In short, this means that FUDforum is free to download, use, distribute and modify. However, if any of these modifications are released to the public, that code must also be released under the same license as FUDforum. The copyright notice in all the source files, however, must be left intact. Any modification or removal of this copyright is illegal under the terms of the GNU General Public Licence.

Can I remove "Powered By FUDforum" in the footer?

Yes, you may remove the copyright from the footer, but please don't! If you must, please try to keep at least "Powered by FUDforum" with the link back to http://fudforum.org/ in some form.

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