Re: Tremulous packages
"Francesco Poli" <email@example.com> wrote in message
The license you quoted is definitely non-free, because of the many
restrictions it contains: it fails DFSG#1 and DFSG#3, I would say.
You should try contacting the copyright holders (AT&T, Christopher W.
Fraser, and David R. Hanson) and persuading them to relicense lcc in a
I suspect that this would be virtully impossible as AT&T would probably have
finding the relevent documents, having the corporate lawyers, aprove the
and finally reciving offical approval.
If you fail in doing so, you should try to find a DFSG-free replacement
We already have one: gcc. I have not taken a close look at the package
but I suspect it is only using some auxillary tools from lcc.
If this is indeed the case, then a replacemnt for those tools will need to
It is entirely possible that debian already contains replacements for these