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Re: Bug#247427: ITP: elfsign -- ELF binary signing and verification utilities

On Thu, May 06, 2004 at 12:43:00PM +1000, Andrew Pollock wrote:
> On Wed, May 05, 2004 at 12:24:00PM +0100, Andrew Suffield wrote:
> > 
> > The original Artistic license is not appropriate for licensing
> > anything that is not approximately perl, because of the way it is
> > worded. It is a terrible license. Do not use it. It's also highly
> > questionable as to whether things licensed under it can be included in
> > Debian, given the prohibitions on commercial distribution. Please ask
> > upstream to replace it with the Clarified Artistic license (or some
> > other free software license) before this is included in Debian.
> > 
> The upstream author has kindly relicensed under the Clarified Artistic
> Licence.
> (Please Cc me on any -legal correspondence, I'm not subscribed).

Thanks for your work to rectify this issue!

G. Branden Robinson                |     Notions like Marxism and
Debian GNU/Linux                   |     Freudianism belong to the history
branden@debian.org                 |     of organized religion.
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