Re: ITP: jad -- the first Java Decompiler
At Sat, 21 Jul 2001 14:12:40 -0400,
Decklin Foster wrote:
> Takashi Okamoto writes:
> > Copyright 1997-2001 Pavel Kouznetsov. All rights reserved.
> > Jad is free for non-commercial use, but since the version 1.5.6 it's
> > no longer free for commercial use. This means that Jad cannot be used
> > in other software products (especially decompilers) without my prior
> > permission. If you want to use Jad (as a command-line utility or as a
> > library) in your product(s) please contact Pavel Kouznetsov
> > <firstname.lastname@example.org> for conditions.
> > Currently the source code of Jad is not released including porting to
> > other computer platforms.
> Is there any permission to redistribute here? I don't see any. If not, I
> believe it is unsuitable for inclusion even in non-free. Setting
> followups to -legal.
I asked Pavel who is author of jad to write new license.
As a result, I took below license. Is it ok?
Jad - the fast Java decompiler
Copyright (c) 1997-2001 Pavel Kouznetsov
All rights reserved.
Redistribution and use of Jad in binary form without
modification are permitted provided that the following conditions
1. Jad is free for non-commercial use. Jad cannot be used
in software products (free or non-free) without author's prior written
2. Redistributions in binary form must reproduce the above copyright
notice, this list of conditions, the address of Jad home page
(http://www.geocities.com/kpdus/jad.html) and the following disclaimer in
the documentation and/or other materials provided with the distribution.
3. The name of the author may not be used to endorse or promote products
derived from this software without specific prior written permission.
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