Re: Bug#200355: ITP: csound -- incredibly powerful and versatile software synthesis program
On Tue, Jul 08, 2003 at 04:58:50PM +0200, Andrea Glorioso wrote:
> >>>>> "fpl" == Francesco P Lovergine <email@example.com> writes:
> fpl> I wonder if that classic package can stay in our archives
> fpl> (also non-free). Did you check deeply its license at BATH?
> fpl> IMHO it's simply a nightmare...
> fpl> http://www.cs.bath.ac.uk/pub/dream/Copyrights
> As far as I know, much work has gone into csound to ensure that all
> copyright holders agreed to switching the license of the whole work to
> GNU LGPL. Again, AFAIK all copyright holders have given their
> permission, and the work can rightfully be considered libre software.
> I'm putting Nicola Bernardini, one of Csound authors, to see if he can
> help us clarify the matter.
> If necessary, we (as the AGNULA project) will clarify things with the
> relevant persons (although we are packaging it now and we did check
> that we could do it).
That's great. And my compliments to csound team.
PS: Nice hear you again, Adrea.
Francesco P. Lovergine