Re: Template Numerical Toolkit (TNT) license
Anibal Monsalve Salazar wrote:
> Is the following license (not subject to copyright and in the public
> domain) free? I think it is.
Yes, the software is free. Technically, this isn't a license; the software
really is in the public domain and no license is needed. Please do put the
whole statement in the /usr/share/doc/(package)/copyright file so everyone
knows *why* it's in the public domain, of course.
> However, I would like to see if there is
> any objection.
> * Template Numerical Toolkit (TNT): Linear Algebra Module
> * Mathematical and Computational Sciences Division
> * National Institute of Technology,
> * Gaithersburg, MD USA
> * This software was developed at the National Institute of Standards and
> * Technology (NIST) by employees of the Federal Government in the course
> * of their official duties. Pursuant to title 17 Section 105 of the
> * United States Code, this software is not subject to copyright
> * protection
> * and is in the public domain. The Template Numerical Toolkit (TNT) is
> * an experimental system. NIST assumes no responsibility whatsoever for
> * its use by other parties, and makes no guarantees, expressed or
> * implied,
> * about its quality, reliability, or any other characteristic.
> * BETA VERSION INCOMPLETE AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE
> * see http://math.nist.gov/tnt for latest updates.
> Anibal Monsalve Salazar
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