Re: FWD from XFree86 forum: GPL-incompatible license
> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2004 16:24:48 -0500 (EST)
> From: "Mike A. Harris" <email@example.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: FWD from XFree86 forum: GPL-incompatible license
> On Wed, 11 Feb 2004 email@example.com wrote:
> >Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2004 15:20:08 -0600
> >From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> >To: email@example.com
> >Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com,
> > firstname.lastname@example.org
> >Content-Type: text/plain; charset=US-ASCII
> >Subject: Re: FWD from XFree86 forum: GPL-incompatible license
> >In general I have some difficulty with the argument
> >XFree doesn't use ABC, we have been using XYZ for years.
> >Therefore ABC doesn't matter to anyone anymore.
> If there are people for which ABC matters, perhaps they will
> cleanroom reimplement the problematic code and supply a cleanly
> licensed alternative.
I'm not real up to date on compression algorithms, but does zlib
provide compatible compression/decompression?
I think the license is ok.