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GitHub's free repositories are for open source software. Is there a canonical way in Github user interface to identify what OSS license a project is under?

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There's actually no way to visually identify the license in one single eyeshot. By the way, most of repo ( I mean nearly all of them ) have a README.md file with in most case some words about licensing.

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