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From "William A. Rowe, Jr." <>
Subject Re: mod_auth_ntlm_winbind needs hosting
Date Mon, 09 Jul 2007 16:38:43 GMT
William A. Rowe, Jr. wrote:
> Dmitry Butskoy wrote:
>> Samba team think that this code is not something Samba-related (see
>> Actually, it is Apache's httpd-related. Hence it have to be hosted
>> somewhere in ...
> The issue with hosting at Apache, of course, is that nothing more restrictive
> than the Apache License (BSD-style) could be applied.  Fortunately, the list
> of authors is rather short, in terms of appealing to them for a grant under
> the Apache License.
> Yet and still, there is the minor issue that NTLM violates RFC2616, and as
> such you might find resistance here :)

Actually, I'm confused :)  Knowing Samba is GPL, overall, I'm not clear from
the file headers that this is, in fact, collected as GPL or continues to be
Apache Licensed/less restrictive?



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