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Re: Bug#348728: ITP: php-net-imap -- PHP PEAR module implementing IMAP protocol



> You should be aware that per the current REJECT_FAQ [1]
> your package will be automatically rejected because it uses the PHP
> License. Several weeks ago I emailed the FTP Masters[2], requesting that
> they accept the PHP Licence for all PHP Group software, backed up by
> extensive debian-legal discussion. They were explicitely invited to
> either modify their rejection criteria, or continue the debian-legal
> debate, both of which they have failed to do. I am now re-extending that
> invitation.
>
> Charles
>
>    1. http://ftp-master.debian.org/REJECT-FAQ.html
>    2. http://lists.debian.org/debian-legal/2006/01/msg00066.html
Hi

Thanks for the information. I haven't noticed it before because I saw various 
packages in Debian using the PHP license.
I told my sponsor to wait with the upload. I will ask him for upload when PHP 
license is DFSG compatible or tell him to drop it if the project disagree 
with the PHP license. Nevertheless i think the project should make a 
decision. Waiting for it now ...

Greetings and thanks for info
Steffen

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