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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
> contradictory.

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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