Re: AWS Run Command - packaging, adding to Debian images
On Wed, Jun 29, 2016 at 7:40 AM, Tomasz Rybak <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Recently AWS released EC2 Run Command:
> It allows for running commands defined in documents - reducing need to
> have SSH on instance. It is done by having agent running in OS and
> waiting for commands. Agent is Open Source:
Not "Open Source". See list of OSI approved licenses. 
> I'm not sure how DFSG-free is this licence:
> - haven't read it diligently enough.
> IMO it would be good to package it, upload into Debian (if licence is
> DFSG) and install in official images.
> Agent is written in Go - I do not have any experience with it. Any
> tips? Also - any comments regarding this idea?
Quick review, not DFSG compliant. There are use restrictions. I can't
imagine this being included as part of any official images, unless this is
P.S. - Amazon has been pretty good of late about using DFSG compatible
licenses, so this seems to be a bit of a regression.
 - https://opensource.org/licenses/alphabetical
> Best regards.