Re: Bug#338382: ITP: python-formencode -- FormEncode is a validation and form generation package.
On 10-Nov-05, 05:59 (CST), Jonas Meurer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> also, PSF doesn't seem to be a license, but more an acronym for "Python
> Software Foundation". after reading the Python License, i'm even not
> sure whether it is possible to license third-party software under it, as
> it seems to talk about the PSF all the time, and that doesn't apply for
> software which is not copyrighted by the PSF, am i correct here?
That's true, the PSF is not suitable for third party modules.
The FAQ even says so: "The PSF license was developed
specifically and only for Python and its standard libraries."
It does go on to say how to modify the PSF license, which is mostly
's/PSF/Your Organization/g'. This may be what has been done for
The irony is that Bill Gates claims to be making a stable operating
system and Linus Torvalds claims to be trying to take over the
world. -- seen on the net