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Re: Sofia SIP COPYRIGHTS



On Wednesday 21 June 2006 10:49, Pekka Pessi wrote:
> "ext George Danchev" <danchev@spnet.net> writes:
> >> Perhaps the usage is small enough that the code is not really a
> >> derivative work of RFC3174.  If you're lucky.  If not, there's probably
> >> an alternate SHA1 implementation somewhere which doesn't use the RFC
> >> sample code, which could be substituted; the actual cipher almost
> >> certainly qualifies as an uncopyrightable "fact".
> >> ----
> >
> >Aha, these are the files:
> >libsofia-sip-ua/ipt/sofia-sip/sha1.h
> >libsofia-sip-ua/ipt/sha1.c
>
> Hmhh. We do not use them much within library, we could distribute
> them separately for applications.  I'll have to have peek around
> for the code...

removed or better yet, reimplemented ;-)

> >> All the other licenses are fine.
> >
> >Good.
> >
> >> Joe Smith noted two without an explicit right to sell, but the IBM one
> >> grants the right to "use in any way he or she deems fit", which I think
> >> is pretty definite permission.
> >>
> >> The other says "unrestricted use", which *probably* implies the right
> >> to sell; I would contact Pekka Pessi and ask if that includes the right
> >> to sell. If he says "yes", then I'd say it's fine.
>
> "Yes."

Thanks.

> >This applies to libsofia-sip-ua/ipt/rc4.c, and
> >libsofia-sip-ua/su/getopt.c was incorrectly mentioned in the
> >COPYRIGHTS, since it does not exist.
>
> It looks to me that getopt.c is still there?

It is in thecurrent darcs repository as found at:
http://sofia-sip.org/repos/sofia-sip/libsofia-sip-ua/su/getopt.c
but not distributed with the tarball as found at:
http://heanet.dl.sourceforge.net/sofia-sip/sofia-sip-1.12.0.tar.gz
with md5sum of 'e0919823ca1bf32bb062ce161cc5accb'

or probably that is not the intended behaviour ?

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