Re: Tracking down Rockfall's copyright holder.
J.B. Nicholson-Owens wrote:
> To that end, I am currently trying to track down the copyright holders
> to one Super Nintendo Entertainment System (SNES) ROM -- Rockfall -- so
> that I can justify placing any DFSG-free SNES emulators in Debian main.
> Rockfall is easily found online, but none of the copies of Rockfall I've
> seen come with a license and none of them contain contact information
> for the copyright holders (whomever that is). If anyone reading this
> post knows Paul Lay or Harvey Kong Tin (Rockfall's co-authors), please
> feel free to have them e-mail me. I have another feeler out and I'll
> report back when I get more information.
You may also want to check out http://bisqwit.iki.fi/source/snescom.html
, a Free Software (GPLed) SNES assembler, and the demo ROM on the same
site at http://bisqwit.iki.fi/src/snescom-demo/ . The demo ROM doesn't
explicitly say it is released under the GPL, so you should check with
the author to be sure, but they would probably be willing to GPL it,
since everything else on the site appears to be GPLed.
- Josh Triplett