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Re: ITP: tclexpat

On 27 Jul 2000, David N. Welton wrote:

> tclExpat is a Tcl front-end to the expat XML parser.  Here is the
> license:
>  * Zveno Pty Ltd makes this software and associated documentation
>  * available free of charge for any purpose.  You may make copies of
>  * the software but you must include all of this notice on any copy.
> So it should go in main.

It can't go to main because it doesn't seem to be DFSG free. The DFSG say:

     Derived Works
          The license must allow modifications and derived works, and must
          allow them to be distributed under the same terms as the license
          of the original software.

I can't see where the licence you quoted allows modifications and derived

> Ciao,


A "No" uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a
"Yes" merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
                -- Mahatma Ghandi

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