Re: Chess program Crafty
On Mon, Oct 11, 1999 at 01:49:38AM +0300, Antti-Juhani Kaijanaho wrote:
> On Sun, Oct 10, 1999 at 04:17:35PM -0600, Richard Stallman wrote:
> > Crafty is a chess program which is not free software due to
> > restrictions on its use. Its author says it is included in Debian.
> > Is it in the non-free section, or the main section?
> It seems to be in the main section. I just read its copyright file
> http://cgi.debian.org/cgi-bin/get-copyright?package=crafty and
> agree that it is non-free.
> I'll file an important bug so something gets done before potato release.
The new version has a new copyright with the restrictions on use, is non-free
(cf. extensive debian-legal discussion), and, whenever it gets moved out of
Incoming, is going to non-free.
David Starner - email@example.com