Re: [Q]: GNU inetutils and debian inetutils not in sync??
On Tue, 25 Sep 2001, Wichert Akkerman wrote:
> Previously Marcus Brinkmann wrote:
> > Of course the package is GPL'ed (just like sysklogd is GPL'ed, although it
> > is forked from the BSD code), but that is not the motivation.
> How can it be GPL'ed if it is modified BSD licensed code? Or has
> every line been rewritten?
The new-style BSD license is GPL compatible, where 'GPL compatible' means
someone can take code released under this license, modify it, and re-release
it under the GPL.