Re: Linux kernel complete licence check, Q.15
Scripsit Giacomo Catenazzi <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> * This code is derived from work by
> * Ross Biro : Writing the original IP stack
> * Fred Van Kempen : Tidying up the TCP/IP
> * All the material in this file is subject to the Gnu license
> version 2.
> * Portions Copyright (c) 1995 Caldera, Inc. <email@example.com>
> * Neither Greg Page nor Caldera, Inc. admit liability nor provide
> * warranty for any of this software. This material is provided
> * "AS-IS" and at no charge.
> This last sentence cause me some trouble.
I read it as standard warranty disclaimer language. My immediate
interpretation is that Caldera must have given the later author
permission to release under GPL - but since there is an email address
for the Caldera gyu in question, it might not hurt to write him and
ask if that interpretation is correct.
Henning Makholm "... a specialist in the breakaway
oxidation phenomena of certain nuclear reactors."