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Re: Python 1.6 license DFSG free ?

Scripsit Gregor Hoffleit <flight@mathi.uni-heidelberg.de>
> > Since I'm no legal expert, I'd like to collect
> > your opinions about the Python 1.6 license
> > (http://hdl.handle.net/1895.22/1012, see also the Python 1.6 License
> > FAQ: http://www.python.org/1.6/license_faq.html).

On Wed, Sep 06, 2000 at 01:01:36PM +0200, Henning Makholm wrote:
> It looks completely benign and DFSG-free. I would call it a BSD
> variant in spirit if not in words.

Yep, it meets the DFSG.

Of course clause 7 conflicts with the GPL, as already discussed (it's
a restriction not imposed by the GPL).


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