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Re: License considerations

On Wed, Dec 20, 2000 at 07:06:07PM +0100, Manuel Menal wrote:
> pk>       Anyone may copy or redistribute these programs, provided that:
> pk>   1:  You don't charge anything for the copy.  It is permissable to
> pk>       charge a nominal fee for media, etc.
> I'm  not  sure, but I think this doesn't respect the Free Distribution
> point, the first in DFSG. It's said that [ the license] "may not restrict
> any  party  from  selling  or giving away the software". Here, you
> can't sell it, so it's not DFSG-compliant. IMHO.

I don't think we have a problem with that.

What's odd is the requirement that the distribution include
the source.  I presume that means that the source must be
included in the binary .deb file.  How significant that is
depends on how big the sources are.



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