Re: Bug#35980: OmniORB package missing Sun License and should be considered non-free
Brent Fulgham <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Please note that omniORB currently consists of 3 packages:
> This is as of 2.7.1-4, which should be landing in "unstable" as soon as the
> archive maintainer adds the new splits to the override file.
> Only omniorb-devel has the IDL compiler in it. Consequently, when the
> archive has been properly configured by the maintainer, I will upload -5
> with revised license info. omniorb-devel will go to non-free, the others
> will remain in "main".
> I have contacted upstream maintainers to ask for their opinion.
Unless there is an alternative IDL compiler that allows people to
put together applications for omniorb, I think omniorb and omniorb-doc
should be in contrib.