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Re: Intent to package Zope

Gregor Hoffleit <flight@mathi.uni-heidelberg.DE> writes:

> I'd like to announce the intention to package Zope (http://www.zope.org), 
> the Z Object Publishing Environment. Zope is an "open source web 
> application platform used for building high-performance, dynamic web 
> sites" and it's the successor of the proprietary product Principia.
> Zope is distributed under the terms of the Zope Public License
> (http://www.zope.org/License, modelled after Apache's license), which is
> being submitted for OSD branding, therefore I'll target it for main, once
> the license is established as OS. 

Please check debian-legal for discussion on the zope license.


As it is some kind of discriminating against users which use it on
production systems, it is considered non-free.


Jens.Ritter@weh.rwth-aachen.de       grimaldi@debian.org
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Of course 5 years from now that will be different, but 5 years from now
everyone will be running free GNU on their 200 MIPS, 64M SPARCstation-5.
                -- Andy Tannenbaum in the famous "Linux is obsolete" thread
                   on comp.os.minux, 1992

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