Re: Copyright question
On 31 May 1997, John Goerzen wrote:
> A program I am packaging has a copying policy as follows:
> Only NON-COMMERCIAL distribution allowed.
This puts the package into non-free. However...
> Redistribution of
> modified versions by other people than myself is not allowed.
We need at least the possibility to distribute a modified binary version
of the package. If this isn't allowed by that sentence, than the package
can't be included in the archive at all. Or do I miss something?
> However, commercial use is no problem as long as the software
> is NOT being commercially distributed.
> Please send your contributions, bugreports, hints etc. to the
> author. Thanks !
> Should this go in contrib or non-free?
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