Re: RFS: hydra (updated package)
Hello Paul, Mentors
On Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 11:28 PM, Paul Wise <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 11:22 AM, William Vera <email@example.com> wrote:
>> On Mon, Aug 30, 2010 at 8:52 PM, Paul Wise <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>> On Tue, Aug 31, 2010 at 1:40 AM, William Vera <email@example.com> wrote:
>>>> I'm still looking for a sponsor for my package Hydra
>>> Is this the same hydra that was removed (#296779) from Debian in 2005
>>> due to being undistributable (#258057)?
>> Yes, because the license, but in the new release change to GLPv3:
>> "Last update 2010-06-14
>> [0x00] News and Changelog
>> Good news: hydra is now maintained again by me! (as of June 2010),
>> and is now under GPLv3! ...."
> It still links against OpenSSL and is therefore undistributable
> because the GNU GPLv3 and OpenSSL licenses are incompatible.
I see ...
I just sent an email to upstream talked about the situation and asking
if it is possible to change the license :)
Meanwhile I close the bug until I (we) have news about it.
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