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Re: Licenses links broken

On Thu, 17 Jul 2008 16:42:16 +0200 Jens Seidel wrote:

> On Thu, Jul 17, 2008 at 01:13:18PM +0200, Pau Ruŀlan Ferragut wrote:
> > Most of the links in http://www.debian.org/legal/licenses/ are broken, such as
> > the FAQ itself. Please have a look at them.
> Most?
> OK, a few are indeed broken and I suggest to use the following URLs
> instead. Since this is license stuff it would be nice if it could be
> checked (just in case a license changed (such as X's one and the old
> link referred to a older version than my new proposal, ...).
> MIT/X11-style licenses: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MIT_License

Actually, the MIT_License wikipedia page currently includes the
Expat/MIT license, not the X11/MIT license.  I would suggest to use the
following link:

Expat/MIT license: http://www.jclark.com/xml/copying.txt

The so-called X11/MIT license uses a slightly different wording and
also includes a clause forbidding unauthorized use of names in
Unfortunately, I cannot find a currently valid URL for the X11/MIT
license.  The text is quoted in one of my old bug reports:
If anyone finds a valid URL for the X11/MIT, I would be very interested
to know...
Please note that http://www.xfree86.org/3.3.6/COPYRIGHT2.html#3
is close, but not equal to the license I used to know as the X11 license

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