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From <...@covalent.net>
Subject RE: crypt() for WIN Patch
Date Sat, 14 Jul 2001 16:38:19 GMT

LGPL code is not compatible with our license, and can not be included in
code licensed with the ASF license.

Ryan

On Sat, 14 Jul 2001, Mladen Turk wrote:

>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> >From: Cliff Woolley [mailto:cliffwoolley@yahoo.com]
> >Sent: Saturday, July 14, 2001 4:21 PM
> >To: Mladen Turk
> >Cc: APR Dev List
> >Subject: Re: crypt() for WIN Patch
> >> Recenty the guy asked me is it possibile to use the password database
> >> created on UNIX using default crypt algorithm on WIN platform.
> >> So, here I have a patch that enables this.
> >> It consists of ported glibc crypt and needed diff's to enable the
> >> authorization and password creation.
>
> >Licensing issues?  If it came out of glibc, surely it's GPL or LGPL... no?
>
> It comes from UFC-crypt so I think it's LGPL. I didn't found any more
> liberal, and don't feel like writing one :-)
>
> Original License: from glibc-1.09-crypt.tar.gz
>
> UFC-crypt is created by Michael Glad, email: glad@daimi.aau.dk, and has
> been donated to the Free Software Foundation, Inc. It is covered by the
> GNU library license version 2, see the file 'COPYING'.
>
> and COPYING is LGPL
>
> Some one knows the one that is not GPL or LGPL?
>
>
> Mladen Turk
> MCSE/GIS Specialist
> MappingSoft
> mailto: [ mturk@mappingsoft.com ]
> http://apache.mappingsoft.com
>
>
>
>
>


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Ryan Bloom                        	rbb@apache.org
Covalent Technologies			rbb@covalent.net
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