Re: DFSG vs Pine's legal notices: where exactly is the gotcha?
Andrea Borgia <email@example.com> writes:
> On 9 Nov 2002, Thomas Bushnell, BSG wrote:
> TBB>Pine prohibits the distribution of modified versions.
> Fine, then ship an unmodified version. Just run configure with the
> appropriate values, pack the resulting binary and we should all be set.
> My understanding of the license is that that would be perfectly fine.
It would be legal. But Debian only distributes free software, and
it's not free.