Subject: Re: sendmail licensing again
To: NetBSD-current Discussion List <email@example.com>
From: Greg A. Woods <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/10/1998 17:27:53
[ On Thu, December 10, 1998 at 12:34:13 (-0500), Todd Vierling wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: sendmail licensing again
> On Thu, 10 Dec 1998, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> : I think that segregating code into separate areas just because of
> : licensing restrictions, especially if those restrictions are as
> : innocuous to the non-commercial "user", is rather silly and pointless
> : exercise.
> It's not ridiculous. As far as `real' GPLed software is concerned, it's
> pretty necessary.
Sure it is.
Why can't those those that need to pick out and make available a
complete set of all the GPL'ed code, for example, do something similar
pax -wzf gpl-src.tar.gz $(cat gpl-src.list)
The only "hard" part is keeping the list up to date, but if my other
suggestion were implemented then the list could be generated
Greg A. Woods
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