Re: Bug#140103: ITP: alliance -- VLSI CAD system
On Tue, Mar 26, 2002 at 11:26:19PM -0500, Chris Ruffin wrote:
> Package: wnpp
> Version: N/A; reported 2002-03-26
> Severity: wishlist
> * Package name : alliance
> Version : 4.0.6, 4.9.4
> Upstream Author : firstname.lastname@example.org
> * URL : http://www-asim.lip6.fr/alliance/
> * License : GPL
>From file LICENCE:
| Alliance is freely available under the terms of the GNU General
| Public License. Please read the files COPYING-2.0 and COPYING.LIB-2.0.
| (More info at http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/) Alliance binaries, cells
| libraries, documentation and source code are covered by GPL, except some
| Alliance's base libraries which are LGPL.
| You are welcome to use the software package even for commercial designs
| without any fee. You are just required to mention :
| "Designed with Alliance CAD system, Copyright (C) 1991, 2000 Université
| Pierre et Marie Curie"
The same can be found on the web page. Before you upload it you'll have
to sort out this self-contradicting license with that university. The
advertising requirement has to be removed without replacement, otherwise
they shouldn't be bragging about it being GPL because it isn't.
Andreas Bombe <email@example.com> DSA key 0x04880A44
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