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Re: Eclipse Public License - v 1.0 for clojure language


From: Greg Troxel <>, Date: Mon, 03 Oct 2011 11:56:27 

>   pkgsrc has licenses/eclipse-license, but I feel licenses/eclipse-license
>   is suitable for only devel/eclipse.
> I don't understand what you mean by "suitable".  Either it's the same
> text (with possible substitution of program name), or it isn't.

It's my miswording. Sorry.

> It seems like the contents of licenses/eclipse-license is not the same
> as EPL-1.0. 
> The content of eclipse-license does not seem to have been approved by
> OSI or FSF, so it seems correct that it has a -license suffix and is not
> in the default.
> Is that really the license of any current eclipse or other code?
> Perhaps if nothing references it eclipse-license can be garbage
> collected.
>   Can I add as licenses/epl-v1.0?
> That seems reasonable.  It should get added to
> DEFAULT_ACCEPTABLE_LICENSES, based on both FSF and OSI approval (but
> only needs one).

I see.
I will add licenses/epl-v1.0 later.

Thank you very much.

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