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Re: comments on String::LRC license

On Mon, Aug 26, 2002 at 10:13:25AM -0700, Walter Landry wrote:
> ivan@420.am wrote:
> > 
> > Is this license considered DFSG free?  The part that seems like it might
> > be troublesome is the "The author makes no representations of possessing
> > full or partial copyright to the LRC code nor the algorythyms used in this
> > module, as said is either public knowledge or inspired by multiple
> > sources."
> It is probably ok.  It sounds like the only place where there could
> even be a question is with the excerpts from Soenke J. Peters'
> String::CRC32.  It depends how big the excerps are.  Do you know what
> the license of Peters' software is?

No problem there, String::CRC32 is public domain.  From

    The author of this package disclaims all copyrights and 
    releases it into the public domain.


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