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From Oliver Deakin <oliver.dea...@googlemail.com>
Subject Re: [classlib] zlib change for zOS
Date Tue, 03 Mar 2009 10:32:57 GMT
Ok, thanks Tony - Ill add a note to the header file to indicate the change.

Regards,
Oliver

Tony Wu wrote:
> zlib is free to redistribute, even for commercial purpose. I had a
> look on its license, I think you can do that as long as you keep the
> original license claim and highlight that you are just making an
> improvement rather than becoming the owner of the code ;-)
>
> On Mon, Mar 2, 2009 at 10:07 PM, Oliver Deakin
> <oliver.deakin@googlemail.com> wrote:
>   
>> Hi,
>>
>> I have a very minor change to make to one of the zlib header files (in
>> depends\oss\zlib_1.2.3.zip) for z/OS only. Does anybody know if there are
>> any legal implications for making this change? I see the license header
>> says:
>>
>>  2. Altered source versions must be plainly marked as such, and must not be
>> misrepresented as being the original software.
>>
>> Do you think it would be enough for me to put a simple comment before my
>> change indicating the modification?
>>
>> Regards,
>> Oliver
>>
>> --
>> Oliver Deakin
>> Unless stated otherwise above:
>> IBM United Kingdom Limited - Registered in England and Wales with number
>> 741598. Registered office: PO Box 41, North Harbour, Portsmouth, Hampshire
>> PO6 3AU
>>
>>
>>     
>
>
>
>   

-- 
Oliver Deakin
Unless stated otherwise above:
IBM United Kingdom Limited - Registered in England and Wales with number 741598. 
Registered office: PO Box 41, North Harbour, Portsmouth, Hampshire PO6 3AU


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