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Is a page that contains Javascript considered redistribution?

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Philippe Ombredanne answers one question on “Is publishing a page that contains Javascript considered redistribution?”

Many lawyers agree that: “JavaScript in web page is code redistributed to whoever loads this page in their browser.”

A page that contains JavaScript is unambiguously redistribution and therefore invokes FLOSS licensing requirements for attribution and/or source code redistribution.

Minified JavaScript code (in which the license requires source code redistribution) needs to have an accompanying un-minified version of code available for redistribution.

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