pkgsrc-Users archive

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index][Old Index]

Re: default option set for math/octave depends on non-free software

On Sat, Feb 06, 2010 at 12:48:08PM -0500, Taylor R Campbell wrote:
> By default, math/octave has the option hdf5 enabled, which makes it
> depend on devel/hdf5, which in turn has the option szip enabled, which
> makes it depend on the non-free software archivers/szip.

I think the license of szip should be fixed instead. The license sounds
strongly like no commercial use, but otherwise doesn't seem offensive.


Home | Main Index | Thread Index | Old Index