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faq:expert [2019/07/20 09:55]
asie [Why did you create your own mappings instead of utilizing MCP or Spigot's existing mappings?] fix formatting
faq:expert [2019/07/20 12:12] (current)
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 With regards to the Mod Coder Pack, MCP: With regards to the Mod Coder Pack, MCP:
  
-  * MCP's mappings have no clear licensing termsbetween the old MCP license ([[https://​minecraft.gamepedia.com/​Programs_and_editors/​Mod_Coder_Pack#​License_and_terms_of_use|as preserved on the Minecraft Gamepedia]]) and the new MCPConfig repository.+  * MCP's mappings have no clear licensing terms between the old MCP license ([[https://​minecraft.gamepedia.com/​Programs_and_editors/​Mod_Coder_Pack#​License_and_terms_of_use|as preserved on the Minecraft Gamepedia]]) and the new MCPConfig repository. In contrast, Yarn is [[https://​github.com/​FabricMC/​yarn/​blob/​1.14.4/​LICENSE|CC0-licensed]] and free to use, modify and redistribute as necessary.
     * While other projects like OptiFine and Sponge utilize MCP, redistributing MCP mappings - which is forbidden without explicit permission - is necessary to support SRG-obfuscated mods, something [[https://​github.com/​MinecraftForge/​MinecraftForge/​blob/​1.14.x/​LICENSE.txt#​L32-L35|only done by Forge]].     * While other projects like OptiFine and Sponge utilize MCP, redistributing MCP mappings - which is forbidden without explicit permission - is necessary to support SRG-obfuscated mods, something [[https://​github.com/​MinecraftForge/​MinecraftForge/​blob/​1.14.x/​LICENSE.txt#​L32-L35|only done by Forge]].
     * Even if we had been granted permission, it is unlikely that we would be freely able to extend this permission to other developers. This would go against Fabric'​s core values of development freedom and transparency.     * Even if we had been granted permission, it is unlikely that we would be freely able to extend this permission to other developers. This would go against Fabric'​s core values of development freedom and transparency.
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