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Re: Handwaving licence

On Mon, Feb 12, 2001 at 01:30:32PM +0000, Paul Martin wrote:
> The source tarball contains no copyright notices whatsoever. I'd like to
> package this, but suspect that the author's indistinct permission given
> above doesn't make the software free.

I can report a positive outcome to this one. The day after I enquired
about the licence of the ibod software, silently (to me) the original
author handed over the maintenance of the program to someone else, and
they've released ibod under the GPL.

Paul Martin <pm@zetnet.net> (work)
  <pm@nowster.zetnet.co.uk> (home)
    <pm@debian.org> (Debian stuff)

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