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Re: DNSsafe license

Bdale Garbee quotes:

> The DNSsafe software cannot be used or distributed separately from the
> BIND software.  You only have the right to use it or distribute it as a
> bundled, integrated product.

Non-free.  DFSG section 3.

> The DNSsafe software can ONLY be used to provide authentication for
> resource records in the Domain Name System, as specified in RFC 2065 and
> successors.  You cannot modify the BIND software to use the DNSsafe
> software for other purposes, or to make its cryptographic functions
> available to end-users for other uses.

Non-free.  DFSG sections 3 and 6.

> If you modify the DNSsafe software itself, you cannot modify its
> documented API,...

Non-free.  DFSG section 3.

> You must not violate United States export control laws by distributing
> the DNSsafe software or information about it, when such distribution is
> prohibited by law.

Non-free.  DFSG section 5.
John Hasler
john@dhh.gt.org (John Hasler)
Dancing Horse Hill
Elmwood, WI

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