Re: Is "+" a valid character of a LicenseRef idstring?
On Mon, Nov 2, 2015 at 10:36 PM, Gary O'Neall <gary@...> wrote:
This + is a suffix and not a freestanding character, right?
My interpretation of the spec "GPL-2.0 +" and "GPL-2.0+" are both syntacticallyGary, I cannot envision a simpler implementation than splitting on spaces.
A plus sign specified as a suffix that is not attached to a license key would
no longer be a suffix to me, but something entirely different.
My interpretation of the spec is that the + sign must be attached to the license
key and all examples provided in the spec support this interpretation.
If that part is not clear, let's fix the spec. This is not something frozen.
Now that said, I do not like the plus at all and we should remove entirely from