Re: portaudio license
>The main problem seems to be that while the sentence itself says "request",
>it's under a non-request "conditions" heading. Moving the request away
>from that--preferably out of the license entirely--should be enough.
Ok so this compromise should be ok:
PortAudio Portable Real-Time Audio Library
Copyright (c) 1999-2000 Ross Bencina and Phil Burk
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files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without
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sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the
Software is furnished to do so, subject to the condition that
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included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
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so that they can be incorporated into the canonical version.
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