Re: ITP: kernel-patch-selinux
Russell Coker wrote:
> I intend to package the kernel patch for NSA Security Enhanced Linux.
> Below is all the details on licenses. My interpretation of the below license
> details (copied from the web site) is that the kernel patch is under the GPL
> and everything is fine.
> However is the issue about "warranty exclusion" etc which requires "agreement
> before download" going to force me to use non-free for my package?
Note that http://www.nsa.gov/selinux/src-disclaim.html begins "Before
downloading this software..." and is titled "Legal Notices", not "License"
(and has "disclaim" in the URL). I think that means that _you_ are
required to agree before downloading from their site. Someone installing
your Debian package is not downloading from their site and so has no need
to read the notice.
http://www.nsa.gov/selinux/license.html makes it very clear that the
license terms are DFSG compliant.
Dancing Horse Hill