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From Ben Laurie <...@algroup.co.uk>
Subject Re: I/O filter API
Date Tue, 26 Aug 1997 13:51:18 GMT
Dean Gaudet wrote:
> 
> On Tue, 26 Aug 1997, Ralf S. Engelschall wrote:
> 
> >  - License: (quoted)
> >    "Permission to use, copy, modify, and distribute this software for any
> >    purpose without fee is hereby granted, provided that this entire notice is
> >    included in all copies of any software which is or includes a copy or
> >    modification of this software and in all copies of the supporting
> >    documentation for such software."
> 
> Hmm.  The license doesn't talk about linking into products that aren't
> free.  Which complicates things ... since the apache license allows that.
> I think this might be a problem -- because AT&T holds the commercial
> rights to it, and that means it'd be hard to get a different license.

Eh? It says "for any purpose". Or are you saying the "without fee"
applies to "use, copy, modify and distribute" rather than to
"permission"?

I must admit it isn't exactly clear.

Cheers,

Ben.

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