could someone please confirm that this licence is in fact DFSG free.
(Or explain why it's not so I can lean on the upstream authors :-)
wxwin is already in main under these terms, but it's been suggested
that -legal look it over before I upload 2.2.
(please CC me, I'm not on -legal)
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