Re: Nedit License
On Sun, 12 Oct 1997, Erik Andersen wrote:
> <Begin changed section>
> o Any distribution of the software available from this server shall be at
> no charge except for nominal media and distribution costs. To obtain a
> license to commercialize any of the software programs available from
> Fermilab including this software, contact FNAL's Office of Research
> and Technology Applications, P.O. Box 500, MS-200, Batavia, IL 60510-0500.
> </End changed section>
Why do you think this is DFSG-compliant now? It surely conflicts with
section 1 of the DFSG:
The license of a Debian component may not restrict any party from
selling or giving away the software as a component of an aggregate
software distribution containing programs from several different sources.
The license may not require a royalty or other fee for such sale.
So unless I'm failing completely now, the package still has to go to
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