Re: the ncurses "brushfire" -- anybody want to take over the project?
> Eric then rightly pointed out that the way it is written, it *does*
> permit the redistribution of packages that do not allow modification
> of source---that is, in fact, the very first item. To wit:
> 1. The software may be redistributed by anyone. The license may
> restrict a source file from being distributed in modified form,
> as long as it allows modified binary files, and files that are
> distributed along with the source for the express purpose of
> modifying the source.
> So Eric is entirely correct in pointing out that the project is being
I'm not so sure. They'll have to spell out their position on modification
explicitly. Currently they don't state it at all.
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