I did package it for my own firewall, too. But I had some discussion
with TIS and wasn't able to persuade them to allow at least a
binary-only distribution. :-(
I thought about an installer package but never found the time. You could
ask the user to put the tar file in /tmp and then unpack, compile and
an rather important addition.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Magosanyi Arpad [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, February 04, 1998 5:03 PM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: FWTK
> I have packaged the fwtk 2.0. It has a licence that I don't like.
> I think it would be OK to distribute only the diffs to it.
> Question: Should I do that?
> -I know that there are people who wants to play with it
> -I don't like to support software which is non free, even to
> If so, how to do it? I don't want to create a wrapper package which
> it, etc (a firewall administrator should have brain enough to apply
> patch, and run build anyway). What about uploading just the patch,
> .dsc and
> .changes to non-free/sources, and give instructions either in .dsc,
> or a .README coming with it?
> GNU GPL: csak tiszta forrásból
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